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This beaded knife sheath was donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1941. The sheath is made of rawhide and sewn with sinew. Sinew was also used to sew the beadwork, a white background with a geometric design in rose, red, light blue and dark blue, all done in lazy stitch. The sheath is also decorated in tassels and tinklers. Its overall length is 11 3/4" and it is 2 1/8" at its widest point.

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Item Number: 440210
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 440210

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