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Accession number 2010.001
Object ID 2010.001.024
Collection African
Object Name Sheath
Other Name Civic Center
Description Leather covered wood sword sheath with geometric design, plant and fiber covered "button" with geometric design; braided leather straps connected with woven fabric and plant fiber; leather is sewn together with sinew; animal fur attached to bottom of sheath.
Place of Origin Africa
Material leather, wood, animal skin, cotton
Credit line Civic Center Museum Collection, African American Museum in Philadelphia
Source Civic Center Museum