Plateau Beaded Flat Bag with Eagle
This is a wonderful bag from the Plateau Indians with a large eagle with outstretched wings with a large red flower on a long stem on each side. The background is blue with a green bead border around it. It was re-backed at some point in the 1960-1970's based on the flowered pattern on the lining and then it continued to be used. It also has a change in the beads used in the background in the upper left often means the maker of the bag ran out of the beads she started the bag with.
L. 11 3/4" W. 9 1/2"
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