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Plains Painted Hide Model Tipi Cover

Auction:
2473
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Plains Painted Hide Model Tipi Cover, c. late 19th century, decorated with two mounted warriors wearing long feather bonnets and carrying society staffs, with quill-wrapped rawhide slats and tin cone danglers along the opening edge, four red-tipped lodge poles remain, 44 x 23 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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