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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Arapaho 103
Descriptions
quills 403 hair 424 porcupine 379 Beads 2617 hide 1074 tin cones 81
Names
tobacco bag 57
Subjects
crosses 64 step 14
Date:
1880
Dimensions:
L: 32.5 in, width: 7.125 in
Credit Line:
In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation, Smoking and Narcotics. Hide bag with fringe, tin cones holding red hair and quillwork at bottom. Quills are dyed red with yellow and purple stripes. Beads at top are alternating stripes of blue, gold and green. Beads at bottom of bag are step patterns done in blue, yellow and red on a white ground. On sides are green, red and blue crosses.
Accession Number:
NA.504.230

Not currently on display


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