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    Description

    A WESTERN GREAT LAKES BEADED CLOTH BANDOLIER BAG
    c. 1890 decorated overall with stylized florals, stitched in numerous shades of glass seed beads against a black velvet ground, trimmed with multi-colored wool yarn tassels

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

    Length: 34 inches, excluding tassels




    Condition Report*: In overall good condition. One tear, approx. 1 3/4" in length. Beadwork with minor loss. Tabs intact, edging missing. No apparent restoration
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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