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Sihásapa Lakota beaded gun case
Description Blackfoot (Sihásapa Lakota) gun case fringed at its top, bottom and middle. Two seed beadwork panels have been applied directly above the top and bottom areas of fringe. Red cloth pieces bordering the panels are attached with thread. The case was made in the 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 40 1/2 inches length without fringe
6 inches width without fringe
13 inches length fringe (approximate)
Nomenclature Case (container)
Creation Made by Sihásapa Lakota
Subjects Made by Sihásapa Lakota
Sihasapa Indians--Material culture
Indian. Armaments. Accessories
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1800 - Not later than 1899

Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8643.7