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Blackfoot Beaded Cloth Vest

Auction:
2879B
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

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

Description:

Blackfoot Beaded Cloth Vest, c. late 19th century, the front beaded on canvas with cotton liner, diagonal checkered design and two crosses on a light blue background, the red cloth back partially beaded with multicolored floral devices, hide ties, 21 1/2 x 18 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


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

Beadwork, Blackfoot Confederacy, Plains tribes

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