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Kiowa Hair Roach and Trade Cloth Drop

Auction:
2636B
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$7,800$6,500

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

Description:

Kiowa Hair Roach and Trade Cloth Drop, c. last quarter 19th century, the remnant roach with carved wood roach spreader in the form of an abstract human, with red painted dot decoration, the cloth drop with twenty-four German silver conchas and terminating in a deer tail, (damage), overall lg. 65, ht. of wood spreader 5 7/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Comanche Campaign, Kiowa people, Plains tribes

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