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Deerskin spot-stitch beaded 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.
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)
Beadwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Discovery: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901

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