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Two Beaded Southern Plains Items

Auction:
2319
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2319
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Two Beaded Southern Plains Items, c. last quarter 19th century, an edge-beaded Arapaho paint bag, with an old tag reading "Arapaho, near Canadian River OKLA."; and a small Kiowa awl case, classic Kiowa beadwork on harness leather, (bead loss), lg. to 5 1/2 in.

Provenance: From a small New England museum.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

paint bag, River OKLA., New England, England museum, New England museum, Algonquian peoples, Arapaho, Beadwork, Comanche Campaign, Demography, Kiowa, Languages of the United States, Native American tribes, Plains tribes

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