Northern Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of white, cobalt, pea green, pink, pumpkin, and rose; the remnants of a row of small tin cones embellishes front; commercial leather belt strap is affixed using brass rivets; rawhide lined, length 9 in.
fourth quarter 19th century


Some bead loss; tin cones missing.


Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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