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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfeet 183 Alberta, Canada 4
Descriptions
White 769 moose 7 fringe 575 yellow 526 hide 1074 cloth 876 green 634 black 554 blue 690 Red 1061 Beads 2617 seed 1420 binding 36
Names
tobacco bag 57
Subjects
crosses 64 hourglass designs 3 diamonds 119
Date:
1915
Dimensions:
L: 30.125 in, width: 6.875 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Moose skin(possibly) with four fingered tab top. With red cloth binding around it. Bead panels, one side is three diamonds in blue, red and black on white ground. Opposite side is two hourglass designs and four crosses in yellow, blue and red on white ground. Blue, red and white beading on edges between panels. Some blue and green trade beads strung on fringe.
Accession Number:
NA.504.179

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