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Dakota painted and beaded pipe bag
Description A Dakota leather pipe bag edged with beadwork at the mouth and base and trimmed with rolled buckskin fringe at the perimeter, circa the late 19th century. Vertical strips of painted parfleche are attached to the bag and covered with quillwork. The neck of the bag is daubed with yellow paint.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 37 inches length
5 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Used by Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians--Religion and mythology
Dakota Indians--Rites and ceremonies
Dakota Indians--Tobacco use
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6375.1