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Great Lakes Beaded Knife Sheath

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Great Lakes Beaded Knife Sheath, fourth quarter 19th century, beaded on one side with floral designs, with long hair drop, lg. without drop 13 1/2 in.

Provenance: Purchased at Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, sometime in the 1980s, Lot 021; Private collection, New York City.
Estimate $400-600


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

SOTHEBY PARKE BERNET, Culture, Hair drop, Marketing, Mayfair, Sheath, Upper East Side, New York City

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