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Iroquois beaded velvet bag

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Description An Iroquois black velvet pouch has two flaps at the top opening trimmed with white beads and sewn brown braid, circa 1870. The pouch is beaded with a multicolor floral pattern. The pouch was obtained at either the Crow Creek Indian Agency or the Lower Brule Indian Agency, South Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 1/2 inches height
5 1/2 inches width
1 inch depth
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by Iroquois Indians
Subjects Made by Iroquois Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Used in (possibly) Lower Brule, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Creation: Approximately 1870
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9492.16

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