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Northern Plains Beaded Hide Pistol Holster

Auction:
2862B
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2862B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Pistol Holster, c. last quarter 19th century, with button flap and beaded on one side, old label reads "Pistol Holster, Crow," lg. including fringe 11 1/2 in.

Provenance: A New York Historical Society.
Estimate $600-800


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, Crow Nation, Handgun holster, Plains tribes

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