Coin purse

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Culture/People
Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]
Artist/Maker
Charlotte Eastman (Mrs. Rufus Eastman), Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux], 1904-1994
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Coin purse
Media/Materials
Commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads, zipper
Techniques
Stitched, loom beadwork
Dimensions
9.7 x 8.2 x 1.6 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Rosebud, Rosebud Reservation; Todd County; South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Date created
1960-1970
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source at an unknown date; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5751
Barcode
255751.000
See related items
Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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