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Applique Cotton Cuna Necktie

Auction:
2981T
Lot:
1836A
Sold for:
$37$30

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Auction:
Discovery - 2981T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 09, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Applique Cotton Cuna Necktie, 20th century, San Blas Islands, black ground with colorful figure and geometric motifs, string tie neck, framed, tie lg. 12 1/4, frame 21 x 8 1/2 in.

Provenance: G.P. Binney Putman followed Amelia Earhart's globe-trekking route. Family lore is that this was purchased during her travels; then by family descent.
Estimate $50-75


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

Emelia Earhart, Blas, Clip-on tie, Neckties, Neckwear, Tie

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