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

Western Great Lakes Quilled and Beaded Decoration

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


Western Great Lakes Quilled and Beaded Decoration, possibly Ojibwa, c. late 18th century, three cloth backed hide panels connected by ten quill plaited hide strips, the panels quilled on one side, each with a different geometric device, with a row of white pony beads on the ends of each panel, quill colors are red-orange, dark blue, and white, possibly used as a cradle decoration, (damage), lg. 37 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


geometric device