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Object Name Bag, Pipe
Other Name Tobacco Pouch
Object Number 1914.347.1
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description pouch with long which has opening at top; strip of beading along edge of opening and on opposite sides of neck in square and rectangular sections of light blue, dark blue, red, white, yellow, green; at bottom of neck is 4 3/8" x 5 1/8" fully beaded panel on both sides; beading is light blue background with one green elk/deer and two crosses on each panel; the fringe on the bottom is first wrapped with orange, green and purple quill work; attached to the opening is a hide tie/thong with some quill work and three conical metal (tin) pieces attached for ornamentation.
Dimensions W-5.197 L-29.016 inches
Material animal hide; beads; metal
Made American Indian
Provenance typical pictorial pipe bag with elk image done in green beads.
Search Terms American Indian