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Plains Buffalo Dew Claw Rattle

Auction:
2879B
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Plains Buffalo Dew Claw Rattle, c. last quarter 19th century, with horsehair handle, strung on buffalo hide and with trade cloth fringe and traces of red ochre, lg. of horsehair 13 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400


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Keywords

Dew Claw, American bison, American Old West, Buffalo, New York, Horsehair

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