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Catalog Number X1979.14.38
Object Name Sheath, Awl
Dimensions L-14.5 Dia-0.75 inches
Date 1920
Notes Beaded awl case. Case is of parfleche, long and conical shape, wrapped with seed beads. Beads are arranged in two sections of green at each end, with mid-section of clear beads. Black beads separate green sections from clear. Buckskin thong handle toward top. Buckskin strip tab hangs from bottom edged with brown beads and decorated up center with line of lazy stitched blue beads.
Search Terms Native American
American Indian
Beadwork