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    c. 1880 composed of black velvet, each side with floral designs in numerous shades of opaque and translucent glass seed beads, a rectangular loom-woven beadwork panel, enclosing small geometric motifs in similar colors, suspended below, red wool fringe along the bottom

    For a similar example, probably by the same hand, see: Brasser, Theodore, "Bo'Jou Neejee" Profiles in Canadian Indian Art, National Museum of Man, Ottawa, 1976, page 156, item 159.

    The Dr. Jack and Mary Ann Adams Collection
    Ex-collection: Tad Dale, Santa Fe, NM

    Length: 17 inches overall

    Condition Report*: In overall excellent condition.  Black cloth with one small hole, approx. 1/4" in length.  Beadwork on upper panels intact.  Very minor bead loss and red wool loss to tassels.  Green ribbon edging with minor loss.  No apparent restoration.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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