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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Salish 189
Descriptions
leather 2024 Beads 2617 commerical 8 cloth 876 applique 85 chrome 12
Names
Keycase
Date:
ca. 1950
Dimensions:
open length: 5.625 in, width: 3.125 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation- Gift and Novelties. Beaded souvenir keycase: Commerical leather fold over key case with snap closure, chromed 6 key hook holder attached with 3 eyelet rivets. Outside is fully beaded to snap base with a profile of an Indian Chief in feather war bonnet, applique stitched in black, dark red, orange, pink, white, clear dark green, light green and royal blue, mostly cut beads; background is cut periwinkle blue; near snap top is beaded in clear dark green; Ronan/Mont; outside edge is lazy stitched beaded with triangles of white and clear dark green. Inside of case is lined with white, black and red plaid cloth hand stitched around edges, key holder and snaps.
Accession Number:
NA.506.62

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