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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
horsehair 91 Beads 2617 tin cones 81 hide 1074
Names
knife sheath 9
Subjects
rectangles 50 stripes 197
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
L: 20 in, width: 3 in
Credit Line:
In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton
Remarks:
Utensils and Implements, Hunting. Knife sheath beaded on one side only with a white seed bead ground, dark blue stripes at the top, a dark blue stripe down each lower side, with dark blue rectangles with greasy yellow centers down the center. The long tab at the bottom is beaded with bars of yellow and blue on white. Hide backing and laces with greasy blue picot around the entire edge (some are missing). Five tin cones with red horsehair at top, middle and bottom tab.
Accession Number:
NA.102.181

Not currently on display


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