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Antique Plains Beaded Pipe Bag (Tobacco Bag), Arapaho, circa 1870 Classic Period

US$17,50024% Off


An exceptional Plains Indian beadwork Tobacco Bag (Pipe Bag) from the late Classic period (pre or early reservation era). Constructed of native tanned hide and expertly beaded with trade beads. The fringe has been rubbed in blue ochre and the upper body of the bag in yellow ochre. Custom wall-mount display stand is included. The Arapaho, members of the Plains Indian culture group, were nomadic with territory extending across parts of present day Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska and Kansas.


  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 29.75 in. (75.57 cm)Width: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)Depth: 0.5 in. (1.27 cm)
  • Style
    Native American (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1870
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Denver, CO
  • Reference Number
    Seller: DCG 202541stDibs: LU100465035393

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    Ships From: Denver, CO
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