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Dakota beaded leather pipe bag
68.116.2
68.116.2

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Description A Dakota beaded leather tobacco pouch with long leather fringe attached at the bottom, circa the 1850s. The bag is composed of a long leather rectangular pouch with a beaded lip and side, a beaded panel with three diagonal lines in pink/green/white, green/black/yellow, and pink/green/white on a blue background, quill wrapped fringe in yellow, green and red, and long free flowing leather fringe at the bottom. The bag was collected by Chesley Billing Tirrell of the First Minnesota Regiment, Company C, possibly during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 33 inches height
4 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Tirrell, Chesley Billings
United States Army, 1st Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1861-1864), Company C
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Used during Civil War
Used during U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Religion and mythology.
Dakota Indians--Rites and ceremonies.
Dakota Indians--Tobacco use.
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1850 - Not later than 1859

Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865

Notes A three-dimensional model, in pdf file format, is available for this object.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 68.116.2
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