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Bag made from the hide of a buffalo foetus with the four legs stitched closed and the neck gathered together and held with a leather tie and nylon thread. The bag is filled with an unknown substance.

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bag (containers)
nn11339
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  bag (containers)

Place
North America, Americas
Additional place information
made or collected: possibly North America 

Materials & techniques
hide; nylon
Additional material & technique information
material: hide (overall)
material: nylon (thread)
Measurements
overall: 352 x 537 x 164 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 13.8583 x 21.1417 x 6.4567 in.; 352 x 537 x 164 mm


Related subjects
animal material
object name (Horniman Ethno.): bags (containers)
material: hide
material: nylon
nylon

Record created 2001-08-22 by INVENT_JVH
Record last updated 2014-06-06 by RSHEPHERD

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