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Charm Bag

Ottawa (?)
Western Great Lakes

ca. 1780 – 1810

vegetal fiber, buffalo hair, hide
width: 7 ½”
height: 5 ¼”

Inventory # W3127

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PROVENANCE

Private collection, Europe

RELATED EXAMPLES

National Museum of Ireland, Dublin, No. 1902.329 – See: Patterns of Power, Phillips, McMichael Canadian Collection, Kleinberg, Ontario, 1984, pl. 20

State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Nos. 1954.978 and 1954.979 – See: On The Border, Native American Weaving Traditions of the Great Lakes and Prairie, Plains Art Museum, Moorehead, Minnesota, 1990, pls. H116 and H119

Museum Fur Volkerkunde, Wein, Nos. 131735 and 131736 – See: Indianer Nordamerikas, Feest, Museum Fur Volkerkunde, 1968, pl. 7

Detroit Institute of Arts, No. 81.39 – See: Art of the American Indian Frontier, Penney, University of Washington Press, 1992, pl. 19

Detroit Institute of Arts, No. 81.398 – See: Great Lakes Indian Art, Penney, Wayne State University Press, 1989, figs. 9 and 10

American Indian Art Magazine, Summer 2002, pg. 1

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