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Object Number:70-9-437
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Pigment
Cotton
Length: 69 cm
Width: 31.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970
Other Number:NA1727 - Collector Number

Description

Made of tanned leather square folded over upon itself and sewn up the side. The bottom has a piece of canvas closing it off, and the top has an opening flap of canvas. All the edges are fringed. One side of the leather has a design painted on in blue, green and yellow; the other side's design is in red, blue, blue-green, and yellow.


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