Large Green, White and Red Pouch with Handle, c.1890

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Large Green, White and Red Pouch with Handle, c.1890
Large Green, White and Red Pouch with Handle, c.1890
Artifact/Collection Number: 
AC 2002.2_16
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Shelf 32 Box 4

A large pouch made of tan leather with a handle, leather tassels and intricate bead work using red, green, white, blue, black and pink beads. The handle is dyed blue and attached with twine and leather bands to the top of the pouch. This object is from the Shoshone Indians at the Fort Hall Reservation, Idaho, and belonged to Zatae Longsdorff, class of 1887. 

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Gift of Enid Straw, 1968 and 1975
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