Artist:Oglala, Lakota, SiouxCrow
Medium: Rawhide, pigment, beads, nails
Dates:late 19th-early 20th century
Dimensions: 13 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (34.3 x 11.4 cm)
Accession Number: 26.788
Catalogue Description: Sheath for a large knife of rawhide partly painted red with beaded decoration in white, orchid, blues, red and yellow. The sheath is also studded with a few nails along the edge. A triangle is cut out from the hide on one side. This is part of the group purchased as belonging to Red Cloud.