05-13-2006 05-13-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2319 Boston
May 13, 2006 10:00AMCalender
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Southern Plains Beaded Hide Bow Case and Quiver

$8,225$7,000
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2319 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Southern Plains Beaded Hide Bow Case and Quiver, Mescalero Apache, c. 1870s, the buffalo hide form with multicolored rondels and diagonal devices, fringed at the ends, includes original sinew-back bow and ten arrow shafts with metal and stone points, (hide loss, small tears), lg. 42 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Bow Case, diagonal devices