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Three Beaded Bags

Auction:
2967T
Lot:
1701
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Discovery - 2967T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three Beaded Bags, a small Seneca bag from the 1840s, a Sioux beaded purse c. early 20th century, and a small cloth Nez Perce bag with provenance letter c. 1870s, purse size 6 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Bernheimer collection.

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Estimate $300-400


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

Bag, Indigenous peoples of the Americas, Montana Territory, Nez Perce, Nez Perce National Historical Park, Nez Perce people, Nez Perce tribe, Nez Perce War, Northwestern United States, Western United States

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