05-13-2006 05-13-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2319 Boston
May 13, 2006 10:00AMCalender
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Northern Plains Beaded and Tacked Hide Knife Sheath

$14,100$12,000
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2319 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Northern Plains Beaded and Tacked Hide Knife Sheath, Crow, c. third quarter 19th century, buffalo rawhide with buffalo hide panel at top and cutout belt slot at side, top panel and single row down the side with multicolored geometric devices on a pink ground using seed, "real," and pony beads, fifteen remaining brass tacks, traces of red pigment, lg. 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000