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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plateau 318 Salish 189
Descriptions
canvas 234 Buckskin 430 applique 85 Beads 2617 Satin 101
Names
handbag 20
Date:
ca. 1915-1920
Dimensions:
width: 8 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with applique stitch beaded stepped diamond in cut clear yellow-cut clear green-cut clear brown-cut clear blue with cut clear red accents, beadwork done on canvas then white buckskin front was cut out and tacked up to edges of beadwork; white buckskin back machine sewn to front with brown thread; 5" long commerical twisted satin fringe also machine sewn to sides, bottom and upper back edge; single buckskin thong through holes front and back holds top closed and forms two handles.
Accession Number:
NA.203.820

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