An Early Plains Pictorial Beaded Knife Sheath with Knife, From the James B. Scoville Collection

sinew-sewn parfleche case, with front beaded in black and white depicting four deer; thin hide fringe is embellished with quillwork wrapping; a strand of sinew, strung with red-white hearts connect fringe strands; sheath length 10 in.; with a heavily sharpened J. Russel and Co. Green Riverworks knife, length 11 in.
mid-19th century


H. Alexander Redfield, Connecticut
William Shemerluk, Connecticut
Tommy Haas, Illinois
James B. Scoville, Illinois

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
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