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Plains Painted Parfleche

Auction:
2506
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$830$700

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

Description:

Plains Painted Parfleche, Crow, c. late 19th century, a Tobacco Society pouch painted on the front and flap with multicolored geometric designs, (some areas appear to have been repainted with commercial paint at a later date), 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: Lammers Trading Post.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Tobacco Society, Black Hills War, Crow Nation, Plains tribes

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