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Pipe Bag


Artist Unknown (Lakota)


c. 1885

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pipe Bag, Artist Unknown (Lakota)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Leatherwork | Leather, glass beads, porcupine quills, feathers
Size: 27 x 8 1/4 in. (68.58 x 20.96 cm) (excluding fringe)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region
Culture: Lakota, North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: applique beadwork on the leather pouch; lower portion, bands of wrapped porcupine quill work; hanging ornament of quills and feathers at closure; length 27 inches, width 8.25 inches (exclusive of fringe).
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Dorothy Record Bauman
Accession Number: 74.63.15
Added to Site: February 28, 2009