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Plateau Beaded Model Cradle with Doll

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Plateau Beaded Model Cradle with Doll, fourth quarter 19th century, cloth-covered tapered wood frame, fully beaded with multicolored floral devices, roll-beaded protective bar with trade bead attachments, the doll with horsehair and beaded details, wearing leather boots and a necklace with an engraved abalone pendant, lg. 18 1/2 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society, Easton, Pennsylvania.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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

Bead, Beadwork, Necklace

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