09-06-2014 09-06-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2745B Boston
September 6, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Double Saddlebags

$22,140$18,000
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2745B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 06, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Double Saddlebags, c. 1870, attributed to the Hunkpapa tribe, with red trade cloth panels and detail, and beaded with geometric designs and stylized buildings, fringe down the sides and along the bottoms, (minor bead loss, trade cloth loss), lg. including fringe 72 x wd. 14 in.

Literature: For saddlebags probably by the same maker, see Vestiges of a Proud Nation: The Ogden B. Reed Northern Plains Indian Collection, cat. #66.
Estimate $20,000-25,000


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