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Kiowa Beaded Commercial Leather Strike-a-lite Pouch

Auction:
2636B
Lot:
54
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 Beaded Commercial Leather Strike-a-lite Pouch, c. last quarter 19th century, beaded front and back with multicolored geometric designs, with tin cone dangler, small German silver button, and twisted fringe with German silver and cowrie shell attachments, includes forged striker, (tin cone loss), lg. including drops 15 1/2 in.

Provenance: Estate of Joseph J. Rivera.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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

Joseph J. Rivera, Beadwork, Comanche Campaign, Cone, Humanities, Kiowa people, Plains tribes, Sports

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