Quillwork and beadwork bag

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Description A small rounded bottom hide pouch, possibly Dakota, with self fringe on three sides, circa 1900. The drawstring top opening is edged with blue and reddish brown glass beads. Either side is decorated with a star pattern of dyed red and green quills. The leather thong strap is partially wrapped with dyed red quills. The bag was collected at the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, North Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 inches length
4 inches width
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Cheyenne Indians--Costume
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9859.7

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