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Sioux Beaded Buffalo Hide Saddle Bags, From the James B. Scoville Collection

sinew-sewn; beaded panels decorated with geometric designs in colors of sky blue, greasy yellow, cobalt, translucent green, and translucent red; branded crisscrossed lines and tin cones filled with dyed horse hair are placed above beaded panel; remnants of red wool line edges; hide fringe falls along the lower edge, overall length 69 in.
fourth quarter 19th century 

Provenance:

Kenneth Canfield, Missouri
James B. Scoville, Illinois

Condition:

Tine cones and horse hair have been replaced.

Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000
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