19th Century Plains Pouch with Pictographs in Beadwork

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Transitional plains pouch from the last quarter of the 19th century. Constructed of native tanned hide and partially beaded with trade bead. Side 1: three buffalo pictographs; side 2: cross motif; with yellow ochre pigment on both sides and tin-cone tinklers on the strap.

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Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    5.5 in. H x 3.75 in. W x 0.5 in. D
    14 cm H x 10 cm W x 1 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Denver, CO
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU100465077263
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