09-15-2001 09-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
September 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

Northern Plain Beaded Pouch

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


Northern Plain Beaded Pouch, Crow, c. 1880s, the rectangular commercial hide form, beaded on the front in geometric devices using white-center red, dark and light blue, and greasy yellow seed beads, with tin cone danglers along the bottom, original tag reads "From the Crow Indian 'Alligator' Crow Agency Montana Ty April 27th 1888," lg. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: Collected on the Crow Reservation in the late 1880s.
Estimate $800-1,200


Crow Agency