Pipe Bag

Lakota (Teton Sioux), Plains

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about 1880-1885

Native tanned hide (formerly a parfleche), rawhide, porcupine quills, glass beads, horse hair, paint, dye, tin, sinew, thread

Overall: 35 1/16 x 5 7/8 in. (89 x 15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Ida Farr Miller

44.18.8800

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

Provenance

Collected by Ellen Frances Burpee Farr (1840-1907) (Mrs. Evarts Worcester Farr, Class of 1863W), Pasadena, California, between 1887-1906; given to her daughter, Ida Farr Miller (1863-1953), 1907; given to present collection, 1944.

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