Plains Beaded and Quilled Armbands, From the Collection of Nick and Donna Norman, Colorado

lot of 3, includes a pair of Eastern Sioux armbands, with plaited quillwork on a rawhide structure; quill-wrapped hide thong drops, diameter 3.75 in., length of drop 9.5 in.; AND a single, southern plains armband with loom beadwork; patterned cotton interior; carved abalone shell embellishments, diameter 4.5 in., length of drop 14 in.
fourth quarter 19th century

Provenance:From the Collection of Nick and Donna Norman, Colorado


Tape stabilizing some potential bead loss on loom-beaded drop; light quill loss.  Both with stands.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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