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Central Plains Womans Beaded High-top Moccasins

Auction:
2074
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$9,775$8,500

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Auction:
Sale #2074 - 2074
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
September 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Central Plains Woman's Beaded High-top Moccasins, Arapaho, c. 1880s, moccasins and attached buckskin leggings beaded with multicolored geometric devices on a medium blue ground, the leggings with a row of German silver buttons and long partially beaded fringed tabs down the side, yellow-stained hide, lg. 19 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Arapaho, Beadwork, Comanche Campaign, Fashion, Leggings, Moccasin, Native American tribes, Plains tribes