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Leather bag with beaded panels and flap / Native American; Plains

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Leather bag with beaded panels and flap. Beading is in various geometric patterns and is made using lazy stitching. Side panels and flap are also decorated with metal cones holding horse hair dyed red and yellow.

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Title(s): 
Leather bag with beaded panels and flap
Culture: 
Native American; Plains
Date: 
19th century
Period: 
Historic
Place: 
Great Plains, United States of America
Materials/Techniques: 
leather, glass, metal, horse hair
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
84.582
Department: 
On View

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