Description

    A SIOUX BEADED HIDE DOCTOR'S BAG
    c. 1920
    sinew sewn and lane-stitched in various shades of opaque and translucent glass seed beads, one side with a pair of geometric devices centering a horse, the other with similar geometric devices centering a diamond element, metal fittings overlaid with commercial leather, key attached

    Provenance:
    The Dr. Jack and Mary Ann Adams Collection

    Length: 15 inches


    Condition Report*:

    In overall excellent condition.  Beadwork intact, but with some soiling. Metal fittings with scratches.  Leather handles with some cracks and scuffs.  No apparent restoration.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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