Antique Native American Beaded Child's Vest, Sioux (Plains), 19th Century

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A child's beaded vest constructed of native tanned hide and beaded in blue, white-heart red, white and metallic trade beads. Pictorial design elements include cross or cruciform motifs and winged diamonds.

A Nomadic tribe, the Sioux are associated with areas of the great plains of the United States including present-day North and South Dakota, Minnesota, Nebraska and Montana.

Measurements listed include the Stand. The vest alone (when laid flat) measures 12.5 x 13 inches.

Custom display Stand is included.

 

Details

  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    18 in. H x 10 in. W x 5.75 in. D
    46 cm H x 25 cm W x 15 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Denver, CO
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU100466211183
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