Early Kiowa Beaded Leather Strike-a-Light Pouch, c. mid-19th century, beaded with various size seed beads on commercial leather, with tin cone danglers, lg. 6 3/4 in.
Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection.
Literature: Eye of the Angel, Selections from the Derby Collection, p. 52 and color plate 26 on p. 78.
Thin commercial leather so pouch is supple rather than stiff.
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