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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Nez Perce 138
Descriptions
string 175 Buckskin 430 yarn 210 cornhusk 11
Names
bag 239
Subjects
H pattern 2 lines 41 star 117 double tailed
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
L: 7.875 in, width: 6.625 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, gift of J.R.Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Foundation of woven string overwrapped with natural corn husks and colored yarns. One side has 8-pointed star designs in purple-red-pale green and red-purple-cream separated by double tailed lines of dark olive green-orange-light green. Other side has open H shapes in red, green and purple; two buckskin thongs are stiched near top. Top edge has two buckskin thongs through it and looped through a hole in triangular end.
Accession Number:
NA.203.801

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