12-01-2018 12-01-2018
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3185B Boston
December 1, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Two Pairs of Plains Beaded Moccasins

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


Two Pairs of Plains Beaded Moccasins, Sioux, c. third quarter 19th century, well used with reconstituted buffalo hide parfleche on the soles, (minor bead loss), lg. 10 and 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Long Island, New York; The Karl May Museum, Radebeul, Germany.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Hide for both pairs is stiff, with some pliability around the ankle.

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