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Catalog Number 1932.001.00086
Object Name Belt
Description A beaded leather belt is done in an overlay stitch of seed beads in a maple leaf design. The leafs are done is green outlined with white and red; transparent magenta outlined in light blue/turquoise and sky blue; blue outlined in transparent magenta and dark blue; sky blue outlined in transparent gold; light blue outlined in red; gold outlined in blue; sky blue outlined in transparent magenta; light blue outlined in dark blue and white; green outlined in transparent magenta; red outlined in sky blue; dark blue outlined in gold and red outlined in sky blue. In between some of the leaves are a beaded circles or berries in solid green, red, dark blue, transparent gold and transparent purple with green or red stems. At the ends of the belt is a gold ribbon loop with looped or feather style edge.


Date ca. 1900
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1930
Dimensions W-2.125 L-29 inches
Imagefile 003\003_193200100086.JPG
Search Terms Accessory
Beads
Beadwork
Belt
Cree
Native American
Ojibwa
Plains Indians
Ribbon