05-13-2006 05-13-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2319 Boston
May 13, 2006 10:00AMCalender
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Southern Plains Beaded Leather Strike-a-Lite and Awl Case

$16,450$14,000
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2319 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Southern Plains Beaded Leather Strike-a-Lite and Awl Case, Kiowa, c. third quarter 19th century, both of commercial leather with classic Kiowa geometric devices on a "Kiowa red" background, the hourglass-shaped pouch with tin cone danglers from the flap and bottom, both have twisted fringe with German silver crescent moon attachments and remnant shell hairpipes on the straps, lg. of awl case without fringe 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $7,000-9,000