Native American Beadwork Piece A683

A-683-65

  Beautiful, colorful and strong Native American floral beadwork piece  15" w x 9 1/2" high framed. Gorgeous example of this type of beadwork. From the tradition of the Metis women from the Great Lakes and Red River area of Manitoba. These women sewed moccasins, tobacco pouches, saddles, gloves and clothes decorated with bright colorful beads and ...

Chimayo Jacket In Turquoise and Orange 1937-1947 A482

A482-8

These jackets, never plentiful in the first place, have become increasingly rare and sought after. Each piece of the garment was woven to the size and shape required and then the pieces were sewn together, little or no cutting: Size 6. $1500. About 30 minutes north of Santa Fe, New Mexico, in the foothills of the Sangre de ...