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Leather Pouch

Front Detail
Front Detail
fancy work on front of pouch
diamonds and geometric designs made with dyed leather


Back of Pouch
Ivory Closure
eyelet and bead closure


The Pouch Opened
Close-up of Design
flap has two colors. Can see tiny stitches for front detail of leather
diamonds are half white and half red.

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Collection Information

The materials pictured and described on this page are part of the L.L. Dyche Collection, Ethnographic Collections, at the Museum of Anthropology, University of Kansas, 1340 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045 Tel. 785.864.4245. ( The photographs on this page may be used by students and educators in education-related projects without additional permission as long as the statement above is included as a reference.

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