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February 2, 2015

Beadwork Fragment

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

A piece of buckskin (probably top of moccasin or vamp) with incomplete beadwork with needle still attached with thread. Collected by Frances Densmore and donated to the Minnesota Historical Society in 1930. Possibly attributed to the Ojibwe.

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