Sioux Beaded and Quilled Tobacco Bag, From the Collection of Robert P. Jerich, Illinois

sinew-sewn on elk hide, wide body with recycled painted parfleche slats and fringe lining the lower edge; geometric design beaded in a unique color pallet of periwinkle, white, and greasy yellow on a red background; long beaded hide thongs with tin cones along with tin cones and dyed horse hair accentuate the beaded design; overall length 31.5 in.
fourth quarter 19th century 

Provenance:From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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