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Kiowa Beaded Commercial Leather and Hide Awl Case

Auction:
2636B
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$720$600

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2636B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 11, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Kiowa Beaded Commercial Leather and Hide Awl Case, c. third quarter 19th century, the cap and tapered form beaded with geometric designs on a dark blue background, with remnant German silver cones and twisted fringe (damage), lg. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Beadwork, Comanche Campaign, Kiowa people, Plains tribes

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