Lot 17    

Chippewa Loom-Beaded Hide Knife Sheath
4/21/2011 - ONLINE American Indian & Western Art Timed Auction
thread-sewn using bead colors of cobalt, rose, pony trader blue, greasy yellow, and white; edged with red cotton and light blue silk; bark(?) liner, length 11.25 in. x width 2.5 in.
late 19th century


Condition:  
Light bead loss; some deterioration of silk; bark(?) liner broken.
Sold: $1,057.50
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