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Dakota beaded leather bag
Description Rounded stiff hide pouch that is wider at the bottom than the top and has self fringe on three sides. The top edge is trimmed with white, dark blue and yellow beadwork. Either side has a center beaded motif of red, white, pale blue and yellow beads. The pouch is suspended with thongs that terminate in metal jingle cones, each with dyed red horsehair projecting from the larger end. The pouch is either Cheyenne or Dakota (probably Teton) and is from the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, N.D.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 inches length
4.5 inches width
Nomenclature Pouch
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 9859.8