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Pair of Plains Beaded Possible Bags

Auction:
3316B
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3316B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 09, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Plains Beaded Possible Bags, Sioux, late 19th century, the front, sides and flap bead decorated with the front a trio of diamond lozenges with cross motifs, tin cone with dyed horse hair tufts set as decorative accents, with metal wall mounts, each 13 x 21 1/2 in.

Literature: Beauty Speaks for Us, 2017, The Heard Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, p. 136.

Exhibitions: The Heard Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, February 10 - April 2, 2017, Beauty Speaks for Us, the inaugural exhibition for the Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust Grand Gallery.


Estimate $3,000-5,000


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