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Pouch
Pouch
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Hide - Deer (buckskin); Glass - Beads
Dimensions:
12.7 x 12.7 cm (5 x 5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Plateau
Accession Number:
51958.1
Acquisition Date:
1924-09-24
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Julius Sultan

Exhibition History:

Textile Study Gallery, DY 2/07 - 9/08

Deer hide processes in the tradional manner was used as the foundation of this pouch which was sewn with stripes of deer hide. The design was done in small sized seed beads in light blue, dark blue, white, yellow, pink, red and a translucent green. These were sewn with a cotton thread and maybe with sinew.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”