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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990 South Dakota 248
Descriptions
quills 403 porcupine 379 hides 2 deer 681 glass beads 689 leather 2024
Names
knife case 52
Subjects
Diamond 223 cross 120 tipi 105
Date:
1880
Dimensions:
L: 19.25 in, width: 3.125 in
Credit Line:
The Evans-Pettinger-Pratt-Anderson Collection of Sitting Bull Materials
Remarks:
Utensils and implements - Hunting. Knife case - deerskin, lazy stitch beading on one side, tipi, cross and diamond design in green, red/white hearts, dark blue and white on yellow ground. Turquoise and dark blue borders. Leather strips at top wrapped with red (on bottom) and yellow porcupine quills. Rawhide strips wrapped with purple porcupine quills, leather fringe at end of strips.
Accession Number:
NA.102.89B

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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