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Cheyenne Beaded Bow Case and Quiver

Auction:
2983B
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2983B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 10, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Cheyenne Beaded Bow Case and Quiver, c. last quarter 19th century, beaded with a Cheyenne bar design, includes a sinew-backed bow with cloth-wrapped grip and seven arrows, three with metal points, (minor bead loss, end of bow case missing), lg. of quiver 24 1/2, lg. of bow 42 1/2 in.

Provenance: Economos Gallery, New York.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


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

Bow and arrow, Cable-backed bow, Cheyenne, Heraldic charges, Midwestern United States, One cent coin, Quiver, Sutherland Brothers, United States, Weapons, Western United States

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