Description

    A WESTERN GREAT LAKES LOOM-BEADED SASH
    c. 1880 composed of a loom-woven panel in various shades of opaque and translucent beads, with overall pattern of small triangles, and long blue and yellow wool yarn fringe

    Provenance:
    Collected by the current owner's grandfather, Angus Samuel Nicholson, Gov't. Agent on the Menominee Indian Reservation from 1910 - 1916.

    Length: 78 inches overall





    Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Condition Report*:

    In overall good condition. Minor bead loss in four small areas. Loose beads in two small areas, one with stabilizing threads. Fading and discoloration to fringe.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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