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Knife Sheath

Object Number:45-15-926
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Brule
Provenience: Dakotas
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Parfleche
Bead
Pigment
Length: 24.5 cm
Width: 8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Face beaded with broad top band, showing pyramidal arrangement of interlocked garnet and yellow triangles on light blue ground. Marginal bands with red triangles and navy and yellow half "stars" on light blue ground. Pendant, beaded buckskin roll with fringed ends. Painted parfleche back.

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