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    A CHIPPEWA BEADED CLOTH MODEL CRADLEBOARD
    c. 1900

    composed of a pine board, inset with a bent ash wood face guard, the body decorated with floral motifs in various shades of glass seed beads stitched against a velvet ground, with old tag inscribed, Dear Frank and all, This is a sample of baby Indian, which they carry their babies in, Very rare to find a miniature one, It's a prize, Dad, God bless you all.

    Length: 11 ½ inches


    Condition Report*: In overall good condition.  Wood surface with usual wear, including some abrasions, light soiling and remnants of a sticker affixed to the back.  Blue velvet with some discoloration over 80% of its surface.  Minor bead loss.  No apparent restoration.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    22nd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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