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    A SIOUX BEADED HIDE TOBACCO BAG
    c. 1900

    sinew sewn and lane-stitched in various shades of opaque and translucent beads, one side with six forked devices, each with a pair of stepped linear motifs, the other side with a central stepped diamond, surrounded by geometric motifs, a panel of rawhide slats, wrapped in natural, purple and red-dyed porcupine quills, suspended below, hide fringe along the bottom

    Length: 36 inches overall


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    5th-6th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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