1920 30's Native American Plateau Geometric Beaded Bag with 13 Cowrie Shells, Trade Beads on Handles with Green Color Trade Fabric Backing. In the old days cowrie shells were used as form of currency in some areas. Possibly from Yakima or one of the tribes in Washington state. Item is in good condition overall for age with some bead loss, wear, tear, moth holes and dirt. Please see photos as part of description.
10"H including cowrie shells x 8"W. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American: US\1800-1934\Beads & Beadwork". The seller is "clamdigger24" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.