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Small-necked u-shaped pouch is decorated at perimeter and center with glass beads. A cross appears at the center on one side. Fringe extends around pouch. Two knotted and looped handles of unequal length appear at opening of pouch.

Provenance

Margret Craver Withers collection by 1972; to MFA, November 1993, gift of Margret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Native American (Plains), 1900–50

Object Place

Plains, United States

Dimensions

22.86 x 30.48 cm (9 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

1993.732

Medium or Technique

Leather with red, green, blue, white, and yellow glass beads

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Personal accessories