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    A SIOUX BEADED HIDE TOBACCO BAG
    c. 1890 sinew sewn and lane-stitched in classic bead colors, each side with a column of geometric motifs, a panel of rawhide slats wrapped with dyed porcupine quills suspended below, hide fringe along the bottom

    Length: 21 inches, excluding fringe





    Condition Report*:

    In overall good condition. Cowhide with one nail hole and one hole, approx. ¼" in diameter, with thread repair. Beadwork intact. Slats with minimal loss to quillwork and twisted. Most of hide fringe missing.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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