Seneca/Tuscarora Antique Beaded Bag
Seneca/Tuscarora Antique Beaded Bag

Seneca/Tuscarora Antique Beaded Bag

Antique Beaded Bag
This Antique Beaded Bag is of Seneca or Tuscarora origin and was made in the mid 19th century. This Beaded Bag features a hexagonal shape. The artisan used extremely small glass seed beads (18/0 and smaller) to create the detailed decorations.
The artist chose red wool broadcloth and a silk ribbon edge binding to make this bag. The front flat boasts a beaded central sun design with an equal-armed cross motif. It has a tiny shell button and loop closure. The reverse side features a beaded heart and flowers and several spiral motifs.
Our Antique Beaded Bag retains the original red silk ribbon strap/handle. It measures 6" across the center. Each side measures 3" and the top and bottom sides are 4" wide.
One-of-a-kind antique find, in exceptional condition!

This item has sold but we have archived it for reference purposes. You may find a similar item available in The Wandering Bull Native American Trading Post. Please click on the links below to see what we have currently in stock.

We are always interested in buying Native American collections and One of a Kind items. For more information please call us 800-430-2855 or email Chris Bullock at

Categories: AntiquesCollectibles

SKU: 2222-001-484

Shop Antique Beadwork