Northern Plains-great Lakes Antique Beadwork Panel/ Native American 19th Century For Sale
Native American Beadwork Panel ~ Northern Plains - Great Lakes ~
Circa 1880 - 1900
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Height - 8.5" / Width - 20.5"
Fine old Native American Indian beadwork decorative panel originating from the Northern Plains or Great Lakes region.
Stylized floral decoration using small (1 mm) seed beads sewn onto a wool backing mostly with cotton thread, but using sinew in places. The glass beads are of many colors, both translucent and opaque, and include red white-heart beads.
The workmanship is very fine and becomes dimensional towards the centers of the larger elements.
The panel was probably part of a shirt, leggings, or an apron.
Circa 1880 - 1900.
This panel is in good antique ethnographic condition with the following noted: Bead loss and fabric loss to the edge trim. Very little bead loss to the decorative floral design. Light wear to the black wool fabric backing.
From an old San Francisco collection.
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The low opening offer, with , is not meant to reflect upon the actual monetary value of the piece. My sales are structured this way to encourage offerding and to allow the final sale price to be determined by the buyers.
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This item will be a quality addition to any collection of antique Native American Beadwork and will display beautifully in any Western, Midwest, Ethnographic, Tribal, or Arts and Crafts decor.
This object comes from a smoke-free, pet-free environment and it will be carefully packed and shipped for quick and safe arrival to its new owner.
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Shipped from Brisbane, California, USA. International shipping by USPS.
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