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    Plains Indian Buffalo Hide Bow Case and Horse Hide Quiver
    Circa 1860
    Length 46 in. overall with bow; Length 39 in. bow case; Length 27 in. quiver

    This rare set consists of a buffalo hide bow case, a horse hide quiver, and a buffalo hide carrying strap. Traces of red wool cloth remain. A plain wood bow with a sinew bowstring and three arrows, two with metal points, accompanies the ensemble. This Civil War-era set shows good age and heavy use. An old collection tag reads, "Central Plains Horse Hide Quiver 1860".





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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2006
    29th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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