The sheath is 2-1/2" wide by 11" long less the drop. The knife is made by Friedr Herder Adr Sohd in business since 1623 - Solingen, Germany.
Listed in "Early Knives & Beaded Sheaths of the American Frontier" by John Baldwin. The markings on the blade are listed in "Goins Encyclopedia of Cutlery Markings" - Page 126 as late 1880's. The knife blade is 9-1/4" long, 1-1/2" width of the blade - 14-1/2 Overall. Nice old Plains Indian item!
Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Large Native American BEADED KNIFE SHEATH & STAG Handle Knife Circa 1880's" is in sale since Saturday, December 1, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Weapons". The seller is "pahaskabooks" and is located in Canoga Park, California.This item can be shipped to United States.