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Southern Plains Girl's Commercial Leather Concha Belt

Auction:
2346
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2346
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 13, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Southern Plains Girl's Commercial Leather Concha Belt, Kiowa, c. 1870s, with six large German silver conchas, a commercial leather awl case, original wood handled awl, and heavy iron buckle, patina of use, lg. 24 1/2 in.

Provenance: Forest Fenn collection.

Literature: Illustrated in Spirits in the Art, p. 76.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Concha Belt, Forest Fenn, Leather

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