DescriptionA Sioux Beaded Hide Tipi Bag
hide, glass seed beads, metal cones, dyed horsehair, sinew
Collected by Major Charles Beverly Ewing, a medical doctor in the U. S. Army, also known as "The Fighting Doctor." His accounts have been recorded and published in various formats, one being Voices of Wounded Knee by William S. E. Coleman. Through the family by descent.
Width: 20 inches
In overall very good condition. Supple hide. One area, approx. 2" in length, of bead loss. One pair of metal cone/horsehair tassels missing. No apparent restoration.
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