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    A PAIR OF NORTHERN ARAPAHO BEADED HIDE MOCCASINS
    c. 1885 sinew sewn and lane-stitched in white-heart red, yellow, blue and metallic beads against a green beaded ground, each decorated on the vamp with panels enclosing geometric motifs, and with a single band of small geometric motifs encircling the foot, rawhide soles

    Provenance:
    The Dr. Jack and Mary Ann Adams Collection

    Lengths: 9 ½ inches each


    Condition Report*: In overall excellent condition.  Supple hide with usual wear, including a moderate amount of soiling.  Beadwork intact.  Hide ties broken.  No apparent restoration.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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