- Tlingit artist
- Sheath, 19th century
- Alaska, Northwest Coast, United States
- L: 6 3/8 in, W: 2 1/2 in, D: 1/4 in (L: 16.2 cm, W: 6.3 cm, D: .6 cm)
- Gift of Mr. Walter A. Newhall, 1908
Originally it was thought that this object was a fur sheath but it is now recognized as a soiled soft "chamois" skin sheath. There is a tube with one end open and the other is drawn together.