Sioux Beaded Pictorial Tobacco Bag, From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

sinew-sewn; panels on both sides of the bag feature a mounted warrior on horseback wearing a long feather bonnet; one warrior holds a society staff, the other a spear; beaded using colors of pea green, apple red white-heart, navy blue, light pink, yellow, white, greasy blue, and translucent blue; finished with beaded tabs and fringe, overall length 31.5 in.
late 19th century

Provenance:ex Clem Caldwell, Kentucky; From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
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