Description

    A SIOUX BOY'S BEADED HIDE VEST
    c. 1890

    sinew sewn and lane-stitched in yellow, blue, green and white-heart red beads against a white beaded ground, decorated on the front with a pair of tipis, the back with similar tipis flanking a pair of crosses

    Provenance:
    The Valentine Pasvolsky Collection

    Length: 12 inches


    Condition Report*:

    In overall excellent condition.  Thick, supple hide.  Minor bead loss on front.  Edging intact.  One hide tie missing.  No apparent restoration.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    16th Friday
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