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Northern Plains beaded cross pipe bag
Description Deer-hide pipe bag with thong handle and central area spot-stitch decorated with glass seed beads and wide hide fringe attached at bottom. Stylistically from the northwestern Plains in origin, possibly Plains Cree or Gros Ventre.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/2 inches length (overall length)
6 3/8 inches width (at widest)
7 inches length (average fringe length)
8 5/8 inches length (handle length)
6 1/4 inches length (top opening)
Nomenclature Bag (generic container)
Creation Made by (possibly) Plains Indians
Made by (possibly) Gros Ventre Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Plains Indians
Made by (possibly) Gros Ventre Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Creation: Not later than 1939

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1939