Description

    A CROW BEADED HIDE TIPI BAG
    c. 1890

    decorated across the front with horizontal stripes stitched in various shades of glass seed beads, trimmed with a pair of coil-beaded tassels and red wool trade cloth

    Length: 13 ½ inches


    Condition Report*:

    In overall good condition.  Hide with one repair, approx. 1¾ inches in length, to the upper right corner of overflap.  Two small holes along the bottom edge of overflap.  One small hole, a couple of pinholes, light soiling and stains on the back.  Beadwork with minor loss.  Hide ties on the overflap and a pair of ties on the back extant.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    14th Saturday
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