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Culture/People:
Plains Ojibwa (Bungi) [Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Flora Big Knife (Flora Stump), Plains Ojibwa (Bungi) [Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana], ca. 1908-1998  Search this
Previous owner:
Vera Maxwell (Vera Huppe Maxwell), Non-Indian, 1901-1995  Search this
Donor:
Vera Maxwell, Incorporated  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch/Pin
Media/Materials:
Commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork, edge beaded, strung, stitched
Dimensions:
8 x 4.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Rocky Boy's Reservation; Hill County; Montana; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1950-1975
Collection History:
Formerly in the collection of New York City fashion designer Vera Maxwell (1901-1995); donated to MAI in 1985 by her company, Vera Maxwell, Inc.
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Catalog Number:
25/2850
Barcode:
252850.000
See related items:
Plains Ojibwa (Bungi) [Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66ae386ce-ba38-4fb4-a20b-f036c79197f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_268725