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Lakota Beaded Hide Pictorial Vest

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

Lakota Beaded Hide Pictorial Vest, c. fourth quarter 19th century, beaded on front and back with bold geometric designs and four flags with abstract designs, 11 x 11 1/4 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Long Island, New York; purchased from a New York historical society.
Estimate $800-1,200


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

Bowl, Catlinite, Hardstone carving, Human behavior, Native American religion, Pipestone County, Minnesota

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