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Object Name Pouch, Tobacco
Object Number 1914.343.1
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description small animal hide pouch which narrows slightly at top where there is an opening; blue ribbon edges at the opening; pouch is fringed along side and bottom; fringe is wrapped with red quill work at tops; both faces of pouch have a quill work feather and flower design in red, white, black and yellow.
Dimensions W-4.016 L-7.008 inches
Material animal hide; porcupine quills; ribbon
Made Sioux
Provenance tobacco pouch possibly be from the eastern Santee Sioux tribe.
Search Terms American Indian
Sioux
Santee
Plains Indian