Dakota sueded deerskin pipe bag
|Description||A long Dakota deerskin tobacco pouch that has a soft sueded leather top half that is edged with red and beige print cotton cloth, circa the late 19th century. The lower section is ornamented with blue, red, green, white and yellow geometric pattern beadwork. Below is a section of vertical hide strips wrapped with dyed pink, blue and yellow quills. A 14-inch fringe of deerskin is attached to the base of the pouch. The pouch is from Mandan, North Dakota.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||21.5 inches length
5.5 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
Dakota Indians--Tobacco use
Dakota Indians--Religion and mythology
Dakota Indians--Rites and ceremonies
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
|Dates||Creation: Approximately 1888
|Holding Type||3D Objects|