DescriptionA PAIR OF MESQUAKIE BEADED HIDE FRONT SEAM LEGGINGS
composed of finely tanned and smoked deer skin, decorated with curvilinear design elements, stitched in shades of blue, pink, green, white-heart red, pumpkin, translucent and outline white beads, front tabs with hide fringe
Collected by Bird Maynard Robinson, Chief Clerk of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the 1880s, and through the family by descent.
For additional provenance, please view:this link.
Lengths: 34 inches each
In overall very good condition. Supple hide with some soiling and one hole, approx. 1/2" in diameter on the back of the proper right legging. Evidence of machine stitching along the top of each. Beadwork with minor loss and some restoration.
*Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.
Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Clothing, Costumes & Jerseys (view shipping information)
Sales Tax information | Terms and Conditions
Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments
Glossary of Terms
Buyer's Premium per Lot:
19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.
Opens about 08/30/2017
Opens about 09/01/2017
Jewelry & Timepieces
Opens about 08/25/2017
Opens about 09/06/2017
Opens about 09/05/2017
Opens about 09/05/2017
Opens about 09/12/2017
Opens about 09/20/2017
Opens about 09/22/2017
Fine & Rare Wine
Opens about 09/25/2017
Opens about 09/26/2017
Opens about 09/29/2017
Opens about 10/02/2017
- Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
- Bid online
- Free Collector newsletter
- Want List with instant e-mail notifications
- Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
- Cash Advances
- More Bidders
- Trusted Experts
- Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Learn about consigning with us
My family and I would not have this amazing keepsake memory of my dad's collection without all the hard work, beautiful photos, tasteful layout and eloquent descriptions that you and your team did.View More Testimonials
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)