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Southern Plains Beaded Cloth and Hide Model Cradle

Auction:
2346
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

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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 Hide Model Cradle, Kiowa, c. late 19th century, the rawhide form with muslin liner, covered on the outside with red trade cloth and partially beaded with multicolored geometric and foliate devices, with beaded hide rosettes on the boards, remnant cloth edging, hide fringe from the bottom, contains a cloth and hide doll, ht. without fringe 12 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Beadwork, Comanche Campaign, Kiowa, Native American tribes, Plains tribes

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