Southern Plains Paint Bag
With red and green ochre paint in bands, this has the characteristics of a Southern Cheyenne piece, or Arapaho. Light beadwork outlines the bands and the edges of the bag. Brain-tanned leather. There is ochre powder in the bag. 3.5" long. Circa 1880 or earlier.
Medium: Braintanned leather, glass beads, ochre paint
Location/Origin: Arapaho, Southern Cheyenne, Southern Plains
Our Product ID: U225