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Dakota beaded leather pouch
Description Flat beaded bag has a flap with a leather thong closure and a bead wrapped leather strap handle. Most of the exterior is covered with a geometric pattern of red, white, light blue, dark blue, pink, gold, yellow and green beads lazy-stitched with sinew. Two United States flags are shown in beadwork at the top of one side. The bag was presented to the donor by Dakota of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, in 1912.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 centimeters length
15.8 centimeters width
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Beadwork
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Standing Rock Reservation, Sioux County, North Dakota, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Densmore, Frances Theresa
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Standing Rock Reservation, Sioux County, North Dakota, United States
Used in Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, United States
Given by Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians--Standing Rock Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)
Dakota Indians--Costume.
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Creation: Approximately 1912
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 7959.4