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Two Pairs of Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Two Pairs of Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins, c. 1890, both with thick rawhide soles and soft hide sides, one of which is fringed with cloth, decorated in typical fashon with geometric designs on white ground, one pair with bifurcated beaded tongues, (one pair with damage and bead loss to the back heels and sides, one pair with a hole on the sole), lg. 11 and 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Bead, Beadwork, Consumer goods, Culture, Moccasin, Rawhide, Shoes, Visual arts

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