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Southern Plains Beaded Cloth and Wood Model Cradle

Auction:
2346
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

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

Description:

Southern Plains Beaded Cloth and Wood Model Cradle, Kiowa, c. early 20th century, the yellow stained canvas sack with commercial leather back and partially beaded with multicolored abstract floral and arrow and cross devices, mounted on undecorated boards, with a commercial doll inside, lg. of boards 13 1/2 in.

Provenance: A small Texas museum.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

cross devices, Texas museum, Beadwork, Demography, Kiowa, Plains tribes

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