Item Number: WC8708513
Category: Bag, Bandolier
Tribe: Plateau - Nez Percé, Cayuse or Bannock
Period: 1850-1875 - ca. 1865
Materials: Native tanned buffalo hide; multi-colored glass seed beads; red wool trade cloth; thread and sinew sewn.
Description: Bead decorated shoulder strap and pouch, with long red cloth top. Bead designs consist of bold geometric elements in various colors against a light blue background. Red trade cloth fingers serve as design element on the strap.
Dimensions: Length 49.25 inches 125 cm; Width 19 inches 48 cm.
Don Diessner, Yakima, Wasington
Lessard Collection- SD 523
Epic Fine Arts Co./Masco Corp.
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