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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains Cree 9 Plains Ojibwe
Descriptions
glass beads 689 ochre 31 sinew 620 tanned hide 570
Names
pipe bag 105
Date:
1875-1890
Dimensions:
width: 7 in, bag length: 21.5 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
One piece of possibly moose hide, heavily ochred, folded and sinew sewn and seamed on one side to make tube. Beaded on top edge in pink seed beads with stripes of clear and small green. Plain top portion, hide tie approximately 5 inches from top opening. Mid-section is heavily beaded white background with two (2) flower and two (2) leave stemmed design, blue border. Opposite side is single floral with two (2) leaves projecting from either side and on top a small two tone blue heart/flower. Edges beaded in gold translucent seed beads and four blocks total of black seed beads. Plain, long self-fringe piece attached at bottom.
Accession Number:
NA.504.393

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