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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Shoshone 24
Descriptions
Buckskin 430 smoked 60 Beads 2617
Names
pouch 106
Date:
ca. 1915
Dimensions:
L: 5.75 in, width: 3.875 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Inscription:
top of button: HART, SCHAFFNER & MARX (star);
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Smoked buckskin with self flap, long U shaped, fringes added in side seams; beaded leaf motif in cut amber with cut periwinkle blue veins and outline was cut from something else and appliqued to purse with added borders of cut pink-cut navy and red/white hearts-faceted silver; below leaf is a stem and vine configuration of a single row of mixed pink, navy, clear green, red/white hearts, clear and light blue beads sewn with pink thread; flap has a buttonhole attachment of buckskin; golden brown celluloid button stamped on top; short buckskin thong handle.
Accession Number:
NA.203.805

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