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Catalog Number 8046-1
Title Bag; Beaded, Leather, Geometric, Star
Object Name Bag
Description Small leather U shaped bag with beaded geometric star design. Star on front of bag has 8 points and is made of double circular rows of dark blue and yellow beads. At the very center of the star are several white beads. The seams of the bag are covered with rows of yellow and blue beads. The opening of the bag is edged in yellow and blue beads. The back of the bag has a red, white and blue checkerboard motif surrounding an 8 point star/cross. The center of this motif is a square filled in with silver metallic beads. The beads are attached using lazy stitch. The red beads are white heart reds. Bag is handsewn.
Culture North American Indian
Material leather, glass & metal beads, sinew
Height (in) 4.5
Width (in) 3.75
People Chambers, Guy C.
History Some biographical history on donor in file but nothing specific to these
Credit line Mrs. Guy C. Chambers, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Chambers, Mrs. Guy C.