Allard Auctions pecializing in the sale and auction of Native American artifacts.
Colorful traditional gold velvet dress decorated with metallic sequins and beads, ribbon trim, and rows of cowry shells. 51-1/2" x 36"
Low Estimate: $400.00
The set includes buffalo hide leggings, breechclout, and shirt, all with matching lazy stitch beaded trim, the shirt with several anima figures - purchased from John Wallace and worn by Joseph Red Cloud - ex. Eberhart/Western Trading Post collection. Legg
Winning Bid: $1,100.00
Very nice hand crafted fringed dress made with expertly tanned hides - ready to wear or bead. 47" x 45"
Low Estimate: $500.00
Classic hand stitched 3-hide buckskin dress with rare sinew sewn and lazy stitch beaded horse figures and fine flowing fringe - ex. Eberhart/Western Trading Post collection. 48" x 46"
Winning Bid: $2,000.00
Beautiful, traditional red tradecloth dress with sweeping pony beaded yoke, rows of mirrored conchos, ribbon work trim, and bugle bead/brass bell dangles, some with dentallium shells; shows great wear. 48" x 36"
Winning Bid: $700.00
Museum quality white buckskin dress with fully beaded yoke chevron and shoulder panels with multiple triangular forms, 36 elk teeth, and beautiful cut-in fringe - ex. Denver Art Museum. 44" x 42"
Winning Bid: $1,600.00
Classic older heavy black cloth dress with colorful ribbon trim adorned with over 500 (8 rows front and back) of fantastic "elk teeth", many of carved, shaped, and drilled bone pieces. 55" x 47"
Winning Bid: $4,250.00
Beautiful, classic design, 3-hide dress with fine attached fringe and colorful flowing rows of beading across the shoulders and front and back of the yoke - ex. Eberhart/Western Trading Post collection. 43-1/2" x 49"
Winning Bid: $1,200.00
Fantastic 3-hide dress with beautiful, flowing, fully beaded top, triangular yoke tabs, beaded hem, and fringe on the hem and sleeves; some restoration, mint condition. 43" x 45"
Winning Bid: $1,400.00
Outstanding man's vest with fully beaded front panels and cloth back, the designs a unique floral form in mirror image - ex. Drew Bax collection, Denver. 22" x 21"
Low Estimate: $2,000.00