VISIT

Plan an in-person visit

SUPPORT

The Center needs you

SHOP

Browse our online store

Search results:

Add to Exhibit
Remove
Love this Object

Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Nez Perce 138 Plateau 318
Descriptions
cornhusk 11 hemp 19 tanned hide 162 wool yarn 4
Names
Cornhusk Bag 3
Date:
ca. 1900
Dimensions:
L: 9.5 in, width: 9 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:
Tightly woven bag, flat, natural colored background with woven geometric patterns of false embroidery – different on each side. Design colors are: light green, lavender, red, black, rust and pink. Side one: two stepped diamonds, large stepped diamond in center, and two below. Opposite side: one hourglass with stepped sides, large chevron variation pattern with two lines running through horizontally, identical hourglass with stepped sides. Thin hide strip through both sides of top edge for handle strap.
Accession Number:
NA.106.976

Not currently on display

Virtual Exhibits

Photos never before seen online
Photos never before seen online - Curated by Seth Johnson


Know something we don't? Have an interesting question? Leave it here in our new & improved Comment Section and we will get back to you.

Questions and Comments

Loading comments...