Sioux Knife Sheath / 1890
Sioux Knife Sheath / 1890

Sioux Knife Sheath / 1890

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A native-tanned buffalo hide sheath, decorated with sinew sewn seed beads on both sides. The upper section consists of a central hourglass motif on a white field. The lower section consists of a central checkboard pattern of green/blue, flanked by multicolored triangles. The reverse consists of a checkered pattern using white, green, semi-translucent blue, and corn. Pairs of tin cones trim the edge and are suspended from the drop. 

Ex Private collection, WA

15.5" long (with drop)

#40083