Ca1940s NATIVE AMERICAN SIOUX INDIAN FULLY BEAD DECORATED HIDE VEST
Item History and Pricing
|Tribal Affiliation: Sioux|
This outstanding, mid 20th century Sioux Beaded Vest measure approx. 43.5" in circumference across the chest and 24" long at the back. It is sized to fit a male adult. The Vest is made of a heavy weight, smoke tanned hide and the exceptionally beautiful, geometric pattern decoration is executed using spot stitched chalk white, greasy yellow, red, robin'...s egg blue, sky blue, royal blue, and orange colored beads. The Vest is thread sewn and unlined with a hand cut rawhide fringe along the bottom edge.
The Sioux Vest offered here is unconditionally guaranteed original and of the period. It is NOT a reproduction or modern recreation but an original Beaded Sioux Vest, hand crafted in the mid 20th century. The Vest come with our “no questions asked” return privilege and our lifetime guarantee of authenticity. It is guaranteed to be deemed authentic, original and as described by any qualified third party authentication service.
This rare and very beautiful, ca1940's Sioux Beaded Hide Vest is in excellent condition. All of the hide elements are well preserved and sound with no damage or repairs of any kind. The beadwork is exceptionally beautiful and very well preserved with no significant loss and no damage or repairs of any kind. There is some VERY minor loss to the thin line of robin’s egg blue seed beads that form the inner edge of the lane of beads that form the border of the arm openings. All elements of the Vest are original and there has been no repairs or restorations - the Vest is 100% original and stunningly beautiful.
A very rare and very beautiful, ca1940's Native American Siopux Indian Bead Decorated Hide Vest and a fantastic addition to any collection!!!
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