Sioux Beaded Buffalo Hide Ration Pouch and Ticket, From the James B. Scoville Collection

sinew-sewn and beaded on both sides using colors of red white-heart, greasy yellow, cobalt, white, pink, and translucent green, length 4 in. x width 2.5 in.; AND a ration ticket from Rosebud Agency dated 1883, 3.25 x 1.75 in.
fourth quarter 19th century


Collected by J. George Wright, an Indian Agent at Rosebud from 1883-1896.


Purchased from the American Indian Art at Public Auction: From the Collections of Richard A. Pohrt, F. Dennis Lessard, Joseph J. Rivera (1979)

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
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