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Native NameIlch'a Izis
Object Number:22337
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:White Mountain Apache
Provenience: Apache
Fort Apache
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: ca. 1900
Early Date: 1890
Late Date: 1902
Wool Flannel
Length: 200 cm
Width: 31 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mary Yorke and Ellen McIlvaine Macauley, 1902


Folded hide saddlebag with long fringe. The fringe toward the center is cut into straight strips and fringe toward the sides is cut into strips with scalloped edges resembling large circles. The upper section of the bag has a layer of red flannel with cutout strips of hide overtop. Long, thin fringe flanks the sides and bottom of the cutout design. The lower section of cutout design has white, red, and green beads spaced intermittently.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition
American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 17View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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