Description

    A SIOUX PICTORIAL QUILLED AND BEADED HIDE POUCH
    c. 1890 decorated on the front with a pair of confronting bird-like figures overlaying narrow bands, in green, purple, yellow and red-dyed porcupine quillwork, trimmed with a beaded band of triangles along the bottom, stitched in translucent red, white, and blue beads, a panel of quill-wrapped slats with metal cone terminals, and a quill-wrapped handle

    Provenance:
    The Dr. Jack and Mary Ann Adams Collection
    Sotheby's American Indian Art, May 22,1989, lot 298.

    Length: 11 ½ inches, excluding handle


    Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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