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Dakota "possibles" bags
Description A pair of Dakota leather "possibles" bags with decorative beadwork in red, yellow, white, blue, green and purple, circa the early 20th century. Each bag has a cover flap that may be tied shut with leather straps. Tinkle cones with pink feather decorations line the sides. One bag (.1) is slightly larger than the other (.2).
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 17 1/2 inches length larger of two bags (bag 1); measured at longest point, lying flat, with flap closed
10 inches width larger of two bags (bag 1); measured at widest point, lying flat, with flap closed
16 inches length smaller of two bags (bag 2); measured at longest point, lying flat, with flap closed
8 1/4 inches width smaller of two bags (bag 2); measured at widest point, lying flat, with flap closed
Nomenclature Bag (generic container)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Other type: Northern Pacific Railway Company
Made by Dakota Indians
Indian. Transportation. Land
Dates Creation: Approximately 1930
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 133IN.4