Bead-Decorated Pipe Bag

Lakota Sioux, Plains

Date:  circa 1870's

Dimensions:  22 ¾ in. by 5 in. (bag only);  38 ¼ in. (overall length)

Price:  $6,800

Very fine Northern Plains pipe/tobacco bag, bead and quill decorated.  Original condition.  Fine traces of yellow ochre on hide overall.  Some normal losses to quill and fringe typical of native use.