- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B
- Date / Time :
- December 01, 2016 10:00AM
Beaded Bag, Iroquois, Seneca type, c. 1800-30, early drawstring reticle with a central sun with equal-armed motif on one side and an abstract four-directional design on the other, beaded on black velvet with silk ribbon edge binding and checkered cotton lining, includes stand, 7 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 2 in.
Literature: A Cherished Curiosity; The Beaded Bag in Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Art, 2012, p. 57; Made of Thunder exhibition catalog, 2006, p. 3.
Exhibitions: Made of Thunder, Made of Glass II: Memorial Hall Museum, Deerfield, Massachusetts, 2015, Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, 2016.
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