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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Salish 189 Plateau 318
Descriptions
Beads 2617 applique 85 Buckskin 430 muslin 89 Satin 101 canvas 234
Names
handbag 20
Date:
ca. 1915-1920
Dimensions:
L: 10 in, width: 8.5 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and adornment- Personal adornment Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, floral design with three 13 petal "poppies" in cut red, cut dark red, cut iridescent black and orange, three leaves in cut clear green with cut iridescent black veins and stems, white background, single row top and sides borders and 1" looped bottom fringe in clear green and mixed colored beads. Back and front top edge binding are yellow satin, back is machine quilted in black in horizontal lines to muslin back lining;buckskin thong handles tacked inside upper front and back.
Accession Number:
NA.203.824

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