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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3536B Marlborough
December 14, 2020 12:00 PMCalender

Kiowa Beaded Blanket Strip

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3536B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 14, 2020 12:00PM


Kiowa Beaded Blanket Strip, on buffalo hide, with four roundels of stylized floriforms alternating with crossed box motifs, on custom mount, lg. 61 1/2, wd. 7 1/4 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Maryland; Bonham's, San Francisco, December 3, 2007, Lot 4329; The Charles and Valerie Diker collection.

Literature: Bernstein and McMaster, editors, First American Art - The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection of American Indian Art (University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2004), p. 140, number 90.

Exhibitions: Native Paths: American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, May 7, 1998-January 2, 2000.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

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Charles, Valerie Diker, Bonham