Sioux Rifle Scabbard, 42" long

Currency:USD Category:American Indian Art / Art - Bead Work Start Price:4,500.00 USD Estimated At:6,000.00 - 9,000.00 USD
Sioux Rifle Scabbard, 42  long
Sioux Rifle Scabbard. 42" long. Beaded on both ends in colors of greasy yellow, white-heart red, translucent green & translucent blue on a pale blue background. Bands of dyed quillwork decorate the center. Long hide fringe hangs from the lower seam. 19th century. Provenance: Collection of Dr. Delwin & Karen Bokelman, PA.