• Culture/People:

    Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)

  • Object name:

    Pipebag

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    South Dakota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, rawhide, porcupine quills, sinew, thread, dye/dyes

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, quill-wrapped (flat), dyed, fringed

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1925 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).

  • Dimensions:

    78 x 19 x 2 cm

  • Catalog number:

    14/2585

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Lakota exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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