05-10-2008 05-10-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2408 Boston
May 10, 2008 10:00 AMCalender

Central Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2408 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 10, 2008 10:00AM


Central Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag, Lakota, c. last quarter 19th century, yellow stained hide, with one row of geometric beadwork at opening, the panels and rawhide slats with quilled multicolored geometric designs, partially twisted fringe from the bottom, lg. 31 in.

Provenance: Ex-collection General Nelson A. Miles, the Heye Foundation, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, copy of paperwork included.
Estimate $8,000-12,000


Kansas City, Heye Foundation, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Ex-collection General , Missouri, Nelson A. Miles