Collection of Plains Beadwork

lot of 3, includes plains hide tobacco bag beaded with a star design in colors of royal blue, red white-heart, and silver Marcasite beads on a white background, geometric designs beaded in colors of red white-heart, lime green, royal blue, aqua blue, white, indigo, and cut brass beads; overall length 20 in; PLUS plains hide pouch with a floral design beaded in colors of colors of salt and pepper, translucent green, aqua blue, royal blue, indigo, red white-heart, lime green, translucent white, and a variety of shades of cut brass beads; evidence of red quillwork on fringe and evidence of blue paint on hide; overall length 7.25 in; AND a wooden plains quirt handle beaded with colors of emerald green and white, length 15 in. 
early twentieth century.


The tobacco bag is torn at the corners where the bead design ends.  The pouch shows evidence of water damage. 

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Estimate: $400 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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