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September 21, 2015

Ojibwe Bandolier Bag

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

An Ojibwe black velvet bandolier bag featuring spot-stitched pocket, panel and strap decorated with multi-color symmetrical floral and vine motifs. All edges are bound with yellow fabric tape and the bag and strap are lined with tan cotton cloth. There are beaded yarn tassels along the base. Made in the late 1800s.

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