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Pipe Bag

Object Number:45-15-885
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Bead
Quill
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Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Buckskin, with beaded square on each face. Design: two arrowheads between constricted columns forming diamond and two triangles on light blue field. Reverse: four concentric oblongs, navy, red and yellow on light blue field. Beaded festoon and plumes above squares. Pendant of quilled rawhide, band of diamonds mottled on red ground.

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