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Ojibwe Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Ojibwe Beaded Hide Knife Sheath, c. 1890, fully beaded on one side in a floral pattern on blue ground, with a bone handled knife, lg. 12 in.
Estimate $400-600

A few blue beads lost at the top opening fringe, minor wear and loss on the red fabric edging. Minor loss to the cotton patch at the top on the back of the case


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

First Nations, Indigenous peoples of North America, Knife, Lithics, Native American tribes, Ojibwe

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