Trinket Bag


Pair of small, round, twined, bags. Cotton twine warp and weft; cornhusk overlay, yellow with a green stripe design. Sewn from bottom to rim together with twine. Hemp handle. Buckskin ties hang from bottom of both bags., height: 3" each; Diameter: 2" each

Cultural Narrative: 

The women taught the girls going into puberty to make the small baskets, it keeps them busy, so they would be working on the bags.  Arlita Rhoan

That is what they did with the girls back then, they made their first medallions, their first bags.  Valerie Switzler

Traditional Knowledge: