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Knife Sheath

Object Number:45-15-916
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Piegan
Blackfeet
Provenience: Canada
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Leather
Glass
Length: 34 cm
Width: 12.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rawhide, stained red. Broad lateral extension cut for belt and beaded in parallel bands, dark blue, edged green and red alternating with white and diagonally striped. Top beaded in design of opposed pyramids on white ground and tinklers.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Plains Gallery ( Apr 1986 - Jun 1999) View Objects in Exhibition

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