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Mid-19th Century Northern Plains Native American Beaded Pipebag


Region/ tribe: Northern Plains / Assiniboine or Gros Ventre. This pipe bag is completely ochre’d in deep red. The background colors alternate from side to side. Materials: Native tanned hide, red ochre, seed beads (pony trader blue, green and white), cotton cloth liner, sinew and thread, green silk ribbon attachment.


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 31 in. x W 6 in. x D 0.5 in.

    H 78.74 cm x W 15.24 cm x D 1.27 cm

  • Seller location
    Cortlandt Manor, NY
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