Arts of the Americas
Hide, bead, thread
late 19th-20th century
4 1/2 x 4 15/16 in. (11.4 x 12.5 cm) (show scale)
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Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks
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Woodlands (Native American). Pouch, late 19th-20th century. Hide, bead, thread, 4 1/2 x 4 15/16 in. (11.4 x 12.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.321. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 43.201.321_bw.jpg)
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A square pouch made from rough hides sewn together at the three edges with a handle and tassels added. The back side is undecorated. The front side has a criss cross design of green beads. In the center of this cross is a four part floral (?) desig . The center is black beads, the petals are white and red beads with black beads in their centers on the petals.
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