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Dakota woven bag

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Description A small woven Santee Dakota bag, circa 1870. The bag is made of plant and animal fibers in a geometric pattern in tan, brown, and orange. Fibers in the center of the bag have frayed, creating a small hole. The top edge of the bag is also frayed.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 7 1/8 inches width
5 1/8 inches height
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Indian. Containers & Holders. Storing
Dates Creation: Approximately 1870
Restrictions Through curatorial review and/or additional consultation with American Indian elders, spiritual leaders, tribal officers or lineal descendants, this item has been determined to be culturally sensitive. As advised by the Minnesota Historical Society Indian Advisory Committee on April 20, 2012, the Minnesota Historical Society will not display images of culturally sensitive items on the public database.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2155.E220
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