02-11-2013 02-11-2013
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2636B Boston
February 11, 2013 12:00 PMCalender

Kiowa Beaded Hide Man's Moccasins

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2636B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 11, 2013 12:00PM


Kiowa Beaded Hide Man's Moccasins, c. 1870s, partially beaded with multicolored geometric designs, with a row of tin cones off the vamp, the hide painted red, yellow, and blue, (heel fringe restored, blue pigment on the cuffs touched up), lg. excluding fringe 11 in.

Provenance: Estate of Joseph J. Rivera.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

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Joseph J. Rivera