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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
cotton thread 354 glass beads 689 commercial tanned hide 21
Names
bag 239
Date:
1930-1950
Dimensions:
L: 4.5 in, width: 3.5 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Two pieces of light colored commercial hide sewn together in keyhole shape. Short hide tie through two small holes at top for carrying. Entire perimeter is beaded in bead stand up style in white with red areas interspersed. Fully beaded on one side in pink seed bead majority, outline of circle is single dark blue. Interior of circle has four (4) pointed designs dark blue with six (6) yellow leaves (?) each triangle and thin turquoise line in center. Top of keyhole has geometric line design in dark blue connected to diamond shape with red center. Opposite side is plain light colored hide, with two rows of beads around the perimeter. First is turquoise blue and pink in V'd; second row is yellow with dark blue in toothed pattern. Center of keyhole has square cross in light blue with red points and center.
Accession Number:
NA.202.1019

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