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Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
3043B
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3043B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 02, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins, c. 1870, partially beaded with circle and cross devices, traces of red and green pigments, lg. 10 in.

Provenance: Collected on the Ponca reservation at Niobrara, Nebraska, by post trader Justus Thacher, c. 1880.
Estimate $2,000-2,500


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

Justus Thacher, Moccasin, Native American tribes in Nebraska, Nebraska, Niobrara, Plains tribes, Ponca, United States

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