Description

    A SIOUX PAINTED PARFLECHE ENVELOPE
    c. 1890 each side with geometric designs painted in red, yellow, blue and green, trimmed along the edges with banded beadwork in white-heart red, white and blue beads, and on the front with a panel of rawhide slats, wrapped with orange, (faded) purple, and red-dyed porcupine quills, trimmed overall with metal cones inserted with orange-dyed horsehair and chicken feathers

    Provenance:
    The Charles and Mary Neerman Collection

    Length: 11 ¼ inches


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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