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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Southern Plains 72
Descriptions
Red 1061 faceted 12 light blue 69 blue 690 Beads 2617 green 634 pony 43 leather 2024 seed 1420 deerskin 352 White 769
Names
peyote button pouch with 2 buttons
Subjects
Diamond 223 triangle 152 cross 120
Date:
1920
Dimensions:
H: .75 in, width: 2.5 in, L: 2.75 in, button diameter: 1.25 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Beaded leather pouch. White ground, one side has red diamond design surrounding blue cross with lt. blue designs at edge. Other side has red and lt. blue triangle and diamond design around center lt. blue design with green edge. Faceted beads contains 2 peyote buttons and 1 red pony bead. Deerskin. May have originally been intended as a container for a pocket watch.(this last sentence was written in pencil)
Accession Number:
NA.502.54

Not currently on display


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