Sioux Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath, with Knife, From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of light and dark blue, red white-heart, greasy yellow, pink, and translucent green; twisted hide thong with wood belt-tie; rawhide lined, overall length 19 in.; antler handled knife, length 11 in.
third quarter 19th century

Provenance:ex John Welsh, Wisconsin; From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
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