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Object description

  • Plains artist
  • Pouch, 19th century
  • Leather, glass, bone
  • Great Plains, North America
  • L: 4 7/8 in, W: 3 1/4 in, D: 1/4 in (L: 12.4 cm, W: 8.3 cm, D: .6 cm)
  • Gift of Dr. Charles Goddard Weld, 1909
  • E12962


This pouch is a stiff little card case decorated with vertical bands of glass beads in various colors, seven per side. There is a slim carrying loop of blue and yellow along with two strings of three tubular beads ended by a round blue one at one corner. The other is gone.