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    A SOUTHERN CHEYENNE GIRL'S PICTORIAL BEADED AND FRINGED HIDE DRESS

    c. 1890
    lane-stitched in various shades of opaque and translucent beads, each side with a pair of confronted horses, flanked by concentric squares, the yellow ochre painted skirt with a zigzag band along the fringed hem
    Provenance:
    Estate of Lola O. Lawrence
    Sotheby's May 17 - 18, 2000, lot 630
    Length: 30 inches overall




    Condition Report*: Overall very good condition. Hide with some soiling and fading of pigment. Hide fringe with minor loss. Minor beadwork loss and some areas loose. No apparent restoration.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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