Due to scheduled maintenance, parts of MNHS.org will be inaccessible for a period of several hours starting around 5:00 PM (CDT) on Monday, April 21.



Add Comment
add comment
(0)
Dakota beaded knife sheath
Description Leather knife sheath covered completely on one side with yellow, red, pink, blue and green beadwork. The reverse side of the sheath is undecorated save for four rows of blue beads at its top.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 1/4 inches height
3 3/8 inches width
3 1/4 inches length tassel
Nomenclature Sheath (case)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Indian. Armaments. Accessories
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6221.6