Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Two Northern Plains Beaded and Tacked Commercial Hide Belts

Auction:
2074
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$1,610$1,400

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Two Northern Plains Beaded and Tacked Commercial Hide Belts, Crow, c. 1880s, the child's and adult's belts both with alternating beaded and tacked panels and long tacked drops that hang in front, beaded in typical Crow colors and patterns, (bead and tack loss), lg. to 56 in. Provenance: Collected on the Crow Reservation in the late 1880s.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Arts and crafts, Beadwork, Crow Nation, Plains tribes