Unusual ! ** BEADED THUNDERBIRD ** Appears circa 1900

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 08, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

An outstanding and rather unusual beaded Thunderbird !
I'm not sure of the tribal origin, but it does appear to be from about circa 1900. I'm not an expert, so please judge for yourself and bid/buy based on your perception.
- As it lays down naturally, width is 4 1/2" at the wing tips, and height is 3 3/4".
On what appears to be elkskin backing.
Intact, and sound, with just a bit of bead loss at the upper-inner left wing, as can be seen if you look for it.
Great piece......
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