African? painted hide fringe bag

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Description

20 x 10", hide

Abstract

Though it bears some resemblance to a Native American tobacco or medicine bag, it appears more likely to be African in origin. The hide is polished and painted with 6 gathered fringe details (dyed with reds and greens). The exact origin of this bag is unknown.

Date

undated

Files

ms048_leatherFringeBag.jpg

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Citation

unknown, . “African? painted hide fringe bag.” WCSU Archives, 14 May 2018. Accessed on the Web: 21 May 2018.

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