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Dakota beaded leather watch fob
Description A Dakota fob consisting of a leather medallion attached with leather thong to a leather flap that surmounts a loom-woven beadwork body with beaded fringe, circa 1900. The medallion has a spot-stitched circular pattern of blue and white seed beads. The leather flap has the letter "F" stitched with blue seed beads. The body of the fob has a blue and green woven pattern. The fob is from the Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5.5 inches length
Nomenclature Fob
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Dakota Indians--Costume
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9859.32