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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Sioux 990
Descriptions
hide 1074 deer 681 tanned 631 Beads 2617 seed 1420
Names
sheath 14
Subjects
bead decoration 64 lazy stitch 92 geometric 807
Date:
ca. 1890
Dimensions:
L: 9.25 in, width: 3.125 in
Credit Line:
Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin
Remarks:
Utensils and implements - Hunting (could also be used for fighting). Knife sheath - tanned, lazy stitch bead decoration in geometric design on front in horizontal rows covering one half of front, the rest of beading following lines of sheath. Overlay bead decorated danglers on end (2). Rawhide tie thong attachment.
Accession Number:
NA.102.1

Not currently on display


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