Pipe Bag

Lakota (Teton Sioux), Plains

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late 19th century

Deer leather, glass beads, porcupine quills, tin, dye, horse hair, and sinew

Overall: 26 3/4 x 6 1/8 in. (68 x 15.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alexis Chapman Proctor, Class of 1918

49.25.12270

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

Marks: "Sitting Bull" written in ink.

Provenance

J.N.C. Young, St. Paul, Minnesota; sold to Alexis Proctor, Franklin, New Hampshire, 1882; to Alexis Chapman Proctor (1895-1979, Class of 1918), Franklin, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1949.

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