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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990 South Dakota 248
Descriptions
deerskin 352 rawhide 1018 Beads 2617 porcupine quills 146
Names
tobacco bag 57
Subjects
tulip 2 floral 651
Date:
1885
Dimensions:
L: 35.875 in, width: 6.375 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Silas S. Cathcart
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation-Smoking and Narcotics. Deerskin, eight fingered top with clear pink edge beading; beaded strip down each side with a series of red crosses on blue ground; porcupine quilled panel on each side; front has a floral design in four sections with two leaves in white, green and purple on red ground; reverse side has floral design of three yellow and purple tulips, purple stem, green leaves on white ground; rawhide strips between bag and fringe wrapped with porcupine quills in two stepped diamond designs in purple, yellow, green and red on yellow ground.
Accession Number:
NA.504.243

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