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Knife Sheath

Object Number:45-15-936
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Plains Indian
Provenience: Great Plains (Plain)
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Bead
Tin
Length: 24.5 cm
Width: 6.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rawhide knife sheath, face solidly beaded. Top design red diamond with four triangles joined at their apeces. Lower part with five units: small blue and yellow block with triangle at each corner. Light blue ground, pendant of two bead wrapped thongs ending in tinklers. Twisted buckskin suspension cord.

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