DescriptionA SIOUX QUILLED AND BEADED HIDE TOBACCO BAG
the central panel, plaited in yellow, purple, green, pink, and red-dyed porcupine quills, with geometric elements on each side, the panel of rawhide slats below, wrapped in similar shades of porcupine quills, with a rectangle, flanked by stepped diamonds, hide fringe along the bottom
Length: 40 inches overall
In overall fair to good condition. Hide supple, but with moderate to heavy soiling. Beadwork intact. Plaited quillwork with a number of areas of loss, especially along the edges. Quilled panel below with some loss. Hide fringes intact. No apparent restoration.
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