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Northern Plains Painted Parfleche Bonnet Case

Auction:
2376
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$8,813$7,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Northern Plains Painted Parfleche Bonnet Case, Crow, c. second half 19th century, the tapered cylindrical buffalo hide form with long buffalo hide fringe and carrying strap, the lid and one side painted with classic Crow designs in green, blue, red, and yellow, patina of use, cylinder lg. 21, fringe lg. to 44 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Black Hills War, Crow Nation, Plains tribes

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