Sioux Beaded Hide Knife Sheath with Knife, From the James B. Scoville Collection

sinew-sewn and beaded in colors of light blue, red white-heart, translucent green, and greasy yellow; parfleche lined interior, length 10 in.; with a Federalist Period sword modified to knife size; bone handle and brass eagle head pommel, overall length 15 in.
fourth quarter 19th century


Michael Kerr, Illinois
James Scoville, Illinois

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
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