Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo

Lakota beaded pouch

NOTE: Collections items are not for sale. You may, however, purchase a reproduction image of this item if you see a "BUY" button.

Description A Lakota buckskin pouch reportedly owned by Sitting Bull, circa the late 19th century or earlier. The pouch has a front flap closure whose edge is decorated with tinkler cones. Tinkler cones also decorate the pouch's bottom edge. Beadwork (primarily blue, with pink, green yellow and red accents) covers the pouch's front surface.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 inches height
3 1/4 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by Lakota Indians
Subjects Given by: Sitting Bull, Chief
Received by: Stone, Major J. M.
Made by Lakota Indians
Used in Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Armaments. Accessories
Dates Creation: Exactly 1874
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6482.5
Related Collections

Add Comment Here:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)


I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.