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Cree Beaded Hide Knife Sheath with Thomas Wilson Knife, From the James B. Scoville Collection

thread and sinew-sewn on soft hide; the face of sheath is fully beaded with a checkered pattern using colors of greasy yellow, pony trader blue, red white-heart, cobalt, and translucent green; edges lined with remnants of hide thongs and tin cones, length 10 in.; WITH a Thomas Wilson Shear Steel Sheffield, England marked knife, length 10 in.
fourth quarter 19th century

Provenance:

Fishbein Collection, Illinois
Tommy Haas, Utah
James B. Scoville, Illinois

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,500
10/10/2019

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