Beaded pipe bag

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Description A leather pipe bag, possibly Dakota or Plains Cree, that has beadwork on the lower half that is sewn on heavy cotton canvas and applied, circa 1900. Ribbon binds the top edges of the bag. The beadwork and general shape of the bag indicate its origin with the Plains Cree.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 28 inches length
5 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Plains Cree Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Plains Cree Indians
Used in United States
Dakota Indians--Religion and mythology
Dakota Indians--Tobacco use.
Dakota Indians--Rites and ceremonies
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6021.4

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