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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990
Descriptions
hair 424 lazy stitch 368 Beads 2617 tin 353 horse 292 fringe 575 cones 222 Indian tanned 20 leather 2024
Names
gun case 25
Subjects
triangles 289 pitchfork 2 squares 40
Date:
1900,s
Dimensions:
length without fringe: 43.5 in, width: 5.5 in
Remarks:
Utensils and implements - Hunting. Gun case - Indian tanned leather with fringed top edge, lower side seam and bottom; beaded band around top of turquoise, red, white and royal blue stepped triangles with a royal and white 5 pronged pitchfork design at the point of each triangle, all on clear yellow ground; clear pink 2 row border with points ending in pairs of tin cones with purple dyed horsehair; lazy stitch beaded strip over side seam to fringe in clear yellow with small royal squares; bottom band beaded with same design as top except colors are turquoise, clear pink, white and black on clear yellow ground with 2 pair of tin cones with dyed horsehair.
Accession Number:
NA.102.154

Not currently on display


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