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Object Name Bag
Date ca. 1880
Description Strike-a-lite bag. Fully beaded bag of native hide with front panel in blue with a large green diamond with a white cross. Small red triangles surround the diamond. Four dark blue pronged appendages at each corner. Reverse side has diagonal lines of blue. Bead wrapped suspensions in yellow, red and green attached at bottom with tin cones and red yarn tassels.
Material hide, glass beads, yarn, tin
Dimensions W-3.125 L-4 inches
Culture Sioux
Location Found/Collected Crow Creek, South Dakota
Collection Blue Cloud Abbey-American Indian Culture Research Center Collection
Catalog Number 21.2013.15.0083