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Knife Sheath

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Artist Unknown (A'aninin/Nakoda (Gros Ventre/Assiniboine))

Date

c. 1885

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Knife Sheath, Artist Unknown (A'aninin/Nakoda (Gros Ventre/Assiniboine))
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Beadwork | Animal hide, beads
Size: 12 15/16 x 4 3/4 x 1/2 in. (32.86 x 12.07 x 1.27 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region, Fort Belnkap Reservation
Culture: A'aninin/Nakoda (Gros Ventre/Assiniboine), North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: triangular cutout; top and curved side beaded with geometric stepped triangle design in greens, red, white and tan on pink ground
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 2004.68.2
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009