Vintage Beaded Braintanned Apache Style Bag
This small Beaded Apache Style Bag features gorgeous multi-colored beadwork. The crafter created colorful designs and borders on this Braintanned Deerskin Leather Bag. He or she used Transparent Dark Blue, Transparent Red, Clear, Light Blue, and Yellow Orange Seed Beads. Then the crafter added 5″ of beaded Fringe in Light Blue, Yellow Orange and Transparent Red Seed Beads. Three dimensional edge beading in Light Blue and Clear appears along the sides of the Bag and the opening of the Bag. Deerskin Leather Lacing serves as a drawstring closure.
This Bag measures 6.25″ x 4.5″ not including the Fringe. It was made around 1950. There is no obvious bead loss. It is in very good condition for its age. One of a Kind!
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