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Cheyenne River Dakota quillwork and beadwork bag
Description Small rounded bottom hide pouch with self fringe on three sides. 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 is either Cheyenne or Teton Dakota, and from the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, N.D.
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 Eagle Butte, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Cheyenne Indians--Costume
Teton Indians--Costume
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9859.7