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Mohave Artist

Purse, n.d.
Cloth and beads
12 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in. (31.12 x 7.3 x 0.64 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Sewing and beadworking
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Jonathan Tibbet
Accession Number: P5283
Small rectangular bag of beaded strands in net-like construction. Beaded handle and tassel on bottom. "Tourist-type" netted, unlined purse.

glass beads and cloth

Photographed by R.K. Liu for "The Bead Journal," 11/15/76.

Handle is two single strands of beads twisted together a few turns before being attached to 2nd side of top. Tassle at bottom is 4 single strands protruding from a larger faceted glass bead.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in. (31.12 x 7.3 x 0.64 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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