Dakota beaded quillwork picture frame

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Titles Dakota beaded quillwork picture frame
Description A Dakota hanging picture frame made of decorated leather, probably made for the commercial market, circa 1900. The frame was purchased at either the Lower Brule Agency or Crow Creek Agency in South Dakota. It is edged with white beadwork, has a dyed red quillwork hanger, and features quillwork designs in red, green and purple.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 1/4 inches length
6 inches width
Nomenclature frame (furnishing)
Materials leather
bead (pierced object)
quill (spine material)
Creation Made by: Dakota Indians
Subjects Used in: Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of the Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota
Used in: Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of the Crow Creek Reservation, South Dakota
Used in (possibly): Fort Thompson, Buffalo County, South Dakota, United States
Used in (possibly): Lower Brule, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Brule Indians--Commerce
Dakota Indians--Commerce
Indian. Building Furnishings. Household Accessories
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9492.18 (Accession Number)

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