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Dakota pipe bag

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Description A Dakota tobacco pouch or pipe bag circa 1890. The majority of the surface of the pouch is covered in beadwork in shades of red, pink, green, blue and brown on a white bead background. The top and bottom of the bag are fringed.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 12 inches length
5 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians--Religion and mythology
Dakota Indians--Tobacco use
Dakota Indians--Rites and ceremonies
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8792.70

User Comments

  • Agnes Szanyi on February 19, 2012 06:21:06 AM

    Teton Lakota (Western Sioux) style.

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