01-13-2007 01-13-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2346 Boston
January 13, 2007 10:00 AMCalender
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Central Plains Quilled Hide Knife Sheath with Period Knife

$2,233$1,900
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2346 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 13, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Central Plains Quilled Hide Knife Sheath with Period Knife, Lakota, c. last quarter 19th century, the soft hide form fringed at the sides and bottom, buffalo rawhide liner, the front quilled with hourglass and crosses on a red ground, brass beads on the carrying strap, (some fading to quillwork), lg. excluding fringe 9 in.

Provenance: Carrol Morton collection, Yakima, Washington.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Yakima, Carrol Morton