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Plains Indian Museum

Descriptions
Beads 2617 brass 1442 tacks 95 seed 1420 commercial 81 leather 2024
Names
knife case 52
Subjects
bead decoration 64 geometric 807 overlay 101
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
13 x 4.125
Credit Line:
Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin
Remarks:
Utensils and implements - Hunting (could also be used for fighting). Knife case - commercially tanned leather with overlay bead decoration in geometric design at top, beaded border lanes (3) along outside edge of case. Four brass tacks at bottom. Buckskin tie thong attachment at top. Rectangular shaped belt opening.
Accession Number:
NA.102.7A

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