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Two Pairs of Plains Beaded Hide Infant's Moccasins

Auction:
2636B
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Two Pairs of Plains Beaded Hide Infant's Moccasins, c. late 19th century, both with multicolored geometric designs and dark green "buffalo tracks," the Cheyenne pair with traces of yellow pigment, (Lakota pair with some stiffness to hide), lg. to 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Algonquian peoples, Cheyenne people, Comanche Campaign, Great Plains, Moccasin, Plains tribes

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