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 Sioux Man's Pictorial Beaded Vest

 21 inches, length Mixed Media 1875 - 1899

 Unknown Artist art
 #5168 

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    Event History :
  • 2006 Artifacts Auction (sold $4,600)
Native tanned hide, sinew sewn and fully beaded with pictorial elements including a buck, a doe and a series of opposing abstracted buffalo heads, crosses and geometric devices executed in white-heart red, greasy yellow, and translucent green on a pony trader blue field; opposite side is composed of four abstracted buffalo heads, crosses and geometric devices in similar colors against a white field, cotton lining, painted with red ochre at the shoulders, fringed at the shoulders, sides and back. 

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