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Northern Plains Beaded Hide Sword Case

Auction:
2506
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$504$425

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

Description:

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Sword Case, Crow, c. first half 20th century, painted rawhide with trade cloth edging, the tip with fringe and beaded floral designs on a blue background, beaded cloth tabs with red cloth and fringe, a row of hawk bells along one side of tip, lg. 41 in.

Provenance: Lammers Trading Post.
Estimate $500-700

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