Lot 161: Northern Plains Beaded Rifle Scabbard
Nicely constructed beaded rifle scabbard on native tanned hide, with classic geometric beadwork in two shades of blue, white, red and yellow. With remnants for blue cotton cloth at seam. 48" long without fringe; 7" wide at widest point. Circa 1880-90s. Includes custom wall mounts.
Brian Lebel's Old West Auction - June 11, 2016