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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Salish 189
Descriptions
smoked 60 braintanned 68 Buckskin 430 velveteen 16 Beads 2617
Names
bag 239
Subjects
floral 651 strawberry
Date:
ca. 1940
Dimensions:
L: 9.5 in, width: 9 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Square bag fully applique stitch beaded on both sides. One side has a squash style flower in orange, reds and greens on a white background with stepped triangles around the borders in yellow, light and dark blues, reds, oranges, pink and black, some faceted beads. Other side has a multi-lobed leaf in greens with royal blue outlines in front of a large strawberry in red/white hearts, green and pink with royal blue outlines on a white background with orange, green and white borders and a stepped triangle on the lower right in orange, raoyal, yellow and clear, mostly faceted beads. Edges are bound with dark pruple velveteen, lining is also dark purple velveteen, handles are wide strips of braintanned and smoked buckskin.
Accession Number:
NA.203.878

Not currently on display


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