Dakota beaded rawhide bag
9598.12, front
9598.12, back

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Description A Dakota beaded rawhide pouch, circa 1900. The pouch has a very narrow strip handle that is tied with a braided black cord that has balls of braid on the ends. The pouch is covered with beadwork that is predominantly white on one side with a pattern of green, blue and red beads. The bottom edge has self fringe.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 1/2 inches length
4 1/4 inches width
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Wilson, Frederick N.
Made by Dakota Indians
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9598.12

User Comments

  • Agnes Szanyi on February 19, 2012 07:53:39 AM

    Teton Lakota (Western Sioux) style.

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