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Plateau Beaded Hide Girl's Dress

Auction:
2879B
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2879B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Plateau Beaded Hide Girl's Dress, c. 1900, the yoke beaded in geometric designs using multicolored pony beads and a variety of iridescent tubular beads, fringed with cowrie shells and unusual flower and scarab-shaped glass beads, (bead loss), lg. 36 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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

Bead, Beadwork, Glass beadmaking

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