Description

    A SIOUX QUILLED HIDE TOBACCO BAG
    c. 1910

    each side with an X motif in natural and dyed porcupine quills, a panel of similar quillwork suspended below, hide fringe along the bottom

    Provenance: Purchased from Tom Keilman's 7th Auction, June 16, 17, and 18, 1984, lot 440.

    Illustrated: Weidner, Len, "American Plains Indian Vests," Prehistoric Antiquities & Archaeological News Quarterly, vol. XII, no. 3, Summer 1992, p. 2.

    Length: 35 ½ inches overall


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    December, 2010
    3rd Friday
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