Apache Beaded Strike-a-Light Case

thread-sewn on softly-tanned thick hide, beaded with pea green, white, red, teal, black, and translucent orange to form a geometric design; tin cones decorate the hide thongs lining the bottom edge; overall length 18.5 in. 
fourth quarter 19th century

Provenance:Purchased from Christie's, NY, 13 January 2005, lot 115

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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