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Knife Sheath

Object Number:45-15-914B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Piegan
Blackfeet
Provenience: Montana
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Brass
Length: 39.5 cm
Width: 14 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Knife handle with leaf plate and on opposite side carved with row of four angular horse shoes colored red. Sheath with broad lateral extension cut for belt and studded with eight rows of brass tacks. Ten rows on face at top.

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