"QUILLED & BEADED BABY CRADLE/CARRIER ON FRAME" (Plains, Cheyenne or Sioux, ca. 1870 - 1880)

Approximately 23 ½ inches (height not including wooden frame).

Solid quilled, top-quilled bands down sides. Bands of red fluffy feathers, seed bead rim edging, bugle beads on fringe at top.
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Ex collection of Fraser Douglas, Cincinnati, Ohio, who obtained the piece from Mrs. Albert DeMontluz in 1939. The piece is illustrated in an article on Frazer Douglas in the Cincinnati Pictorial Enquirer, Sunday, March 6, 1955. (Information is enclosed on Fraser Douglas.)

Price:  $18,500

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