Beaded leather bag

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Description A rounded stiff hide pouch, possibly Dakota, that is wider at the bottom than the top and has self fringe on three sides, circa 1900. 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 was collected at the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, North Dakota.
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 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 9859.8

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