Arts of the Americas
late 19th century
Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund
Prior to 1848, provenance not yet documented; by 1848, acquired by Nathan Sturges Jarvis; 1848, gift of Nathan Sturges Jarvis to the New-York Historical Society, New York, NY; 1937, loaned by the New-York Historical Society to the Brooklyn Museum; 1950, purchased from the New-York Historical Society by the Brooklyn Museum.
Small beaded pouch, Eastern Plains. Each side has a different beaded design.
Condition: some beads are missing in the back, and there is an undetermined substance inside.
This item is not on view
Plains (Eastern). Beaded Pouch, late 19th century. Hide, beads, 3 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (8.3 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.40. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.50.67.40_view1.jpg)
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