Tobacco Pouch



From: Great Plains (Plain)

Curatorial Section: American

Object Number 63-8-30
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Arapaho
Provenience Great Plains (Plain)
Culture Area Great Plains Culture Area
Section American
Materials Deerskin | Bead | Quill | Tobacco

Deerskin, beaded in white, green, yellow and red. Beaded around top, strip down sides and on lower half. Not fully beaded; sets of two elongated diamonds framed within bottom and top bands; diamonds white with green centers. Long fringe, wrapped for about 1/2 inch below bottom of bag with purple quills. Bag tied with twine; contains tobacco.

Length 37 cm
Width 10 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Robert Pemberton, 1963
Other Number L-260-30 - Other Number

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