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Northern Plains Large Model Beaded, Wood, Hide, and Cloth Cradle

Auction:
2506
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

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

Description:

Northern Plains Large Model Beaded, Wood, Hide, and Cloth Cradle, Crow, c. first quarter 20th century, houses a commercial doll, the straps of hide and commercial leather; the head piece with classic Crow geometric beadwork, fringe at the top, with cloth and animal fur strip securing the doll, swags of beads further decorate the front, lg. 33 in.

Provenance: Lammers Trading Post.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Bead, Beadwork, Crow Nation, Fur, Plains tribes

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