Coin purse

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)
Object Name
Coin purse
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, zipper, commercially tanned leather, cotton cloth, thread
Techniques
Loom beadwork , stitched
Dimensions
9.8 x 8.0 x 1.9 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Date created
1962-1963
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Tipi Shop (Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center, Rapid City, South Dakota) in 1963; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1982
Barcode
261982.000
See related items
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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