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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfeet 183 Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
deer hide 193 fringe 575 seed 1420 Beads 2617
Names
pipe bag 105
Subjects
graduated triangle designs
Date:
1880
Dimensions:
length with fringe: 30.625 in, overall width: 6.375 in
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from a special fund provided by Silas Cathcart, Peter Kriendler and William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Tanned hide with long beaded flap over front; pink, red, yellow and black graduated triangle designs on blue background; both on tab and body; black beaded edging around entire bag; plain leather fringe on bag bottom and on flap.
Accession Number:
NA.504.159

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.


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