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Plateau Beaded Bag with Geometric Designs, c. 1940

Regular price $750.00 Sale

Beaded Bag with Geometrics, c. 1940
Plateau Culture, attributed to Nez Perce 
glass seed beads, leather, cotton fabric lining
12" long x 11" wide
mint condition

Plateau culture encompasses the high plateau region between the Rocky Mountains and the coastal mountain system. The Flathead, New Peace, Yakima, Warm Springs, and Cayuse nations are known for their flat beaded bags depicting scenes of nature, animals, people, and geometric patterns.