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Bandolier Bag & Mocassins

Creek (?)
Southeastern United States

ca. 1820-40

pouch: stroud cloth, glass beads, wool tassels, cotton cloth, silk ribbon moccasins: blackened buckskin, glass and gold beads, cotton and silk cloth

height: pouch: 8 ¾, strap: 52"
width: pouch: 8 ½", strap: 4"
depth: moccasins: 9"

Inventory # CW1625i


acquired by the Diker Collection, now at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY


Christie's, London, June 23, 1992, lots 133, 134
Lee Lyon Collection, Aspen, CO


Wardwell, Allen. Native Paths: American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998, pgs. 46-47 
Bernstein, Bruce and McMaster, Gerald (eds). First American Art: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection of American Indian Art. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2004, pgs. 226 ans 251
Indigenous Beauty: Masterworks of American Indian Art from the Diker Collection, David Penney et al., New York, NY, Skira Rizzoli, 2015, pg. 179 (bag) and pg. 184 (moccasins)