Beaded bag by Sandra Okuma, Shoshone-Bannock and Luiseno. Antique frame with handsewn bag, # 13 seed beads, black and red wool, native tanned skin, dyed horsehair, hawk bells, crystal.
6 1/2″ X 14 1/2″ (excluding strap)
Red about the artist... Theresa Secord baskets: Secord uses natural vegetal dye in this stunning basket to create the mauve color. The addition of cedar root to the traditional materials of ash and sweetgrass combine with the uncommon shape to create a contemporary look for a basket with roots going back at least 100 years in design.11 1/2" long x 6" wide x 3 3/4" high