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Plains Blue Trade Cloth Woman's Dress

Auction:
2506
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

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

Description:

Plains Blue Trade Cloth Woman's Dress, Lakota, c. late 19th century, the muslin-backed yoke with rows of dentalia shells and bugle beads, with ribbon applique decoration along bottom, (shell loss), lg. 52 in

Provenance: Estate of Mary Ann Claymore.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Mary Ann Claymore, Applique, Arts and crafts, Bead, Beadwork, Bugle, Lakota

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