Knife sheath

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Description A knife sheath, possibly Blackfoot, collected from the Custer Battlefield in Montana, circa 1920. It is largely unornamented with trace red pigment.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 12 3/4 inches length
5 inches width
1 1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature Sheath (case)
Creation Made by (possibly) Sihasapa Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Sihasapa Indians
Used in Montana, United States
Used at Little Big Horn, Battle of the
Used during Indian Wars
Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876.
Sihasapa Indians--Material culture
Indian. Armaments. Accessories
Dates Creation: Approximately 1870
Discovery: Approximately 1920 (Date object was found in Montana.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8471

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