05-05-2018 05-05-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3099B Boston
May 5, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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Crow Tobacco Bag

 
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3099B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Crow Tobacco Bag, c. 1870s, native-tanned buffalo hide, an early example of the Wind River Crow abstract floral motif design elements, restrained beading does not use white line beads to connect the elements as seen in later pieces from this design tradition, lg. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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