Dakota beaded leather awl case
|Description||Soft leather Dakota awl case with beaded exterior and white scalloped beadwork edge trimming. The base has long leather fringe that is wrapped with dyed red quills. A leather thong for hanging the case is also wrapped with quill. Awl case was collected in Mandan, North Dakota.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||5 inches length (excluding fringe)
2 inches width
|Creation||Made by Dakota Indians
Collected by: Bryant, David K.
Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, United States
Used by Dakota Indians
Used in United States
Indian. Tools & Equipment. General Utility
|Dates||Creation: Exactly 1888
|Credit Line||Minnesota Historical Society Collections|
|Holding Type||3D Objects|