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Bag (USA), 19th century

This is a Bag. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is silk, glass beads and its technique is beaded knitting. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Mary S. M. Gibson.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 22.2 x 21 cm (8 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Bag (USA), 19th century; silk, glass beads; H x W: 22.2 x 21 cm (8 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of Mary S. M. Gibson; 1945-54-29

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