Artist Blackfeet, Native American
Title
  • Knife Case
Date ca.1885
Medium rawhide, buffalo hide and glass beads
Dimensions Overall: 15 3/8 × 5 × 1 inches (39.1 × 12.7 × 2.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Karl Pohrt in honor of Richard and Marion Pohrt
Accession Number 2000.23
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks on back of case in black: 12 / 293 [12 over 293]; in red: C-131 [sic]; in pencil: BLO
2000-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W., ART OF THE AMERICAN INDIAN FRONTIER (exhibition catalogue). The Detroit Institute of Arts, October 15, 1993-February 6, 1994, no. 139.