Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded pouch
  • United States
  • beaded pouch, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • buckskin, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 20 x 19.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 7 7/8 x 7 5/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2025

The rectangular buckskin pouch has long buckskin fringe on the sides. It has five stripes of lane stitching done mostly in light blue, with wide stripes of green, dark blue and red. It has a buckskin tie closure. It is decorated front and back with the same basic pattern.