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Assorted Chippewa Indian Beadwork, 19th Century

Two items of Chippewa beadwork comprising a sash and a beaded fringe square (similar to the front of a bag). Dimensions: (including fringe) 13.5" x 8.5" and 46" x 3". Also included is a handwritten card stating that the beadwork was made by the Chippewa Indians in Northern Minnesota and obtained in 1868. Also a card photograph from Whitney's Gallery St. Paul depicting Po-Go-Nay-Shick and notated verso that he was a friend of James Bean. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $25.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance.

Condition:

Bag from has several scattered areas of bead loss, largest 1" x .25" with several tips of fringe missing. Sash also has several small areas of bead loss, largest 1.25" x .12". Witherells strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherells. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. 

Estimate: $500 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,000
02/20/2019

 

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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. There will be no Buyers Premium. Methods of payment are cash, check, credit cards, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments.