Hide Jacket estimated at $7,000/9,000 brought in $7,637.50. The jacket is thread-sewn and beaded using rose, translucent green, white, and black beads. The softly tanned hide is coated in yellow, red, and blue-green pigment. A triangular bib hangs from the front and back of the jacket, while a thin fringe falls elegantly at the shoulder and arm seams. Buttons are copper.
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