Bullet Pouch

From the New Mexico History Museum

Flat, leather pouch with strap, telescope-style top which slides up and down on the straps, attached to bottom half. Vertical seams are hand-sewn. Front of pouch elaborately embroidered with hemp threads and floral motifs. On display in the History Museum’s main exhibit, Telling New Mexico: Stories from Then and Now.

History Collection NMHM, DCA 9457/45 Gift of Mr. Robert Elasori

Photo by Blair Clark, New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs

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