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December 1, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Plains Cree Beaded Knife Sheath

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 01, 2016 10:00AM


Plains Cree Beaded Knife Sheath, c. 1880s, with fringed beaded tab at the bottom, partially beaded on the back, and beaded on the front with cobalt blue geometric designs on a white background, red cloth edging, lg. excluding tab 10 in.

Provenance: Former Lt. Col. A.A. Farley collection (1849-1906), sold at Christie's London, June 22, 1992.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

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A.A. Farley, London