Item Number: WC8308059
Category: Bag, Tobacco
Tribe: Arapaho - Gros Ventres?
Period: 1825-1850 - ca. 1840-1845
Materials: Native tanned deerskin; red, white, and blue (two shades) class pony beads; traces of red wool trade cloth; sinew sewn.
Description: Rare early bag decorated with pony beads in simple geometric patterns; pony bead decoration along sides and in center of bag; four tabs at top edged with pony beads.
Dimensions: Length 16inches 40 cm.; Width 6 inches 15 cm
Epic Fine Arts Co./Masco Corp.
Akicita, The Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, May 17, 1983 - July 10, 1983
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