Rare Iroquois Beaded Cloth Saddle Blanket
- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2893B
- Date / Time :
- May 06, 2016 10:00AM
Rare Iroquois Beaded Cloth Saddle Blanket, c. 1870s, probably by the Tuscarora, black velvet with cotton lining, the beadwork panels on dark green velvet sewn to the black velvet, with floral designs and two birds at the rear corners done with large, mostly clear glass beads, (velvet worn from use, some bead loss), 50 x 37 1/2 in.
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