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Beaded Pouch

Beaded Pouch
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Donor Name
Accession Number Unknown
Object Type
Bag
Accession Number
000000
USNM Number
E131263-0
Culture
Kiowa
Notes
Made of saddle leather; red painted fringe at bottom and around flap. Front flap and portion of back decorated with lazy stitch beadwork and geometric patterns. Thong handle with large beads and bone hairpipes ending in edge-beaded thongs with tassles. 5.5" (14 cm). Records: Identified by James Mooney. (C). (from Merrill, William L. et al. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, no. 40. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.)
Record Last Modified
11 Dec 2014
Specimen Count
1
Data Source
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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Place
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