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Two Central Plains Beaded Hide Bladder Pouches

Auction:
2506
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Two Central Plains Beaded Hide Bladder Pouches, Lakota, c. mid-19th century, these rare pouches were used to store quills for quill work, the hide tips beaded with simple stripe designs using period color seed beads on one, pony beads on the other, (some bead loss), lg. to 11 in.

Provenance: Estate of Mary Ann Claymore.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

Mary Ann Claymore, Bead, Beadwork, Seed bead

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