Dakota parfleche bag

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Titles Dakota parfleche bag
Description A Dakota parfleche bag constructed of rawhide. The bag is mad eof a single piece of elaborately folded leather and painited in blue, yellow, red and green symmetrical geometrics. The flaps of the bag have three punched holes, one of which is being used to tie the bag shut with a lether thong.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 20 inches height
13 inches width
3 inches depth
Nomenclature parfleche
Materials rawhide
Creation Made by: Dakota Indians
Subjects Used in: Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Material culture
Indian. Containers & Holders. Storing
Dates Creation: Not later than 1923 (Date object was donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6333.1 (Accession Number)

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