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Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
2864T
Lot:
1499
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2864T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 12, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins, c. 1880s, multicolored geometric designs on a white background, lg. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

The leather in the body of the moccasin is still supple. There are no holes between the body and the sole of the mocc. One of them has a small tear on the side with some loose beading. One the same shoe is an area of bead loosening and loss on the heel.


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

LG Corporation, Moccasin, Plains tribes, Shoes, Siouan languages

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