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NA.203.853
Plateau | Salish | pouch | a...
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NA.203.853 | ca. early 1900s | L: 4.375 in, width: 2.875 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Small beaded pouch: U shaped buckskin pouch with 1/2" wide sides, double buckskin thong drawstring, lower 3/4 of front is heavy smoked buckskin fully applique stitch beaded with stripes of black and green and borders of yellow and black, front and back side seams are picot edge beaded in black, front and back top edges are beaded in green. | NA.203.853.JPG | na.203.853.jpg | pouch | applique | smoked | Beads | Buckskin | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.817
Plateau | Salish | bag | app...
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NA.203.817 | ca. 1915 | L: 6.125 in, width: 4.875 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- Personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with a rose in cut red outlined in cut clear/pink hearts with leaves and stems in cut clear teal and cut clear green, with cut clear/blue hearts ground outlined in cut clear/pink hearts; edges bound with diagonal bands of rose, cut clear, cut clear blue and cut clear yellow; smoked buckskin back with four petals and a stem outlined in intermittently spaced cut red and cut clear green beads; smoked buckskin thong tie/handle; remnants of green silk lining. | NA.203.817back.JPG | NA.203.817front.JPG | na.203.817.jpg | bag | applique | silk | Beads | Buckskin | canvas | smoked | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.818
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.818 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 11.34 in, width: 7.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment-personal adornment and ritual regalia. Rectangular with slightly rounded top edge, front is fully applique stitch beaded on muslin in large seed beads with a portrait of an Indian wearing a warbonnet- warbonnet is done in white, cut iridescent dark blue, cut black and cut red; face is done in cut clear yellow, cut red, cut clear red, cut black and cut clear; braids are cut dark blue; shirt is cut clear blue and cut clear pink hearts stripes with cut red and cut black epaulets and claw necklace, cut clear dark red outline; background is light blue. Brain tanned buckskin top edge with metal zipper on gray cloth; brain tanned buckskin back has 2 buckskin strips tacked near top and tied in a bow; lining is deep purple cotton cloth. | na.203.818.jpg | NA.203.818.JPG | handbag | applique | muslin | braintanned | Buckskin | metal | cotton | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.813
Plateau | Salish | bag | app...
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NA.203.813 | ca. 1915 | L: 11.25 in, width: 7.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. White buckskin pouch with short fringe around edges, drawstring and four scallops at top. One side has three heart shapes arranged point to point, outline lazy stitch beaded in cut red and cut clear green (1) and cut clear blue, cut clear/rose hearts and cut red (2) with a descending applique beaded "stem" of a clear amber inverted V, a cut-clear/pink hearts band, 3 black lines and a blue "fish" shape with cut iridescent dark blue center. Other side has a diamond of cut royal blue outlined with yellow in a square U of clear dark red iwth yellow corners above a light blue and clear dark red anchor shape with 2 projecting diamonds of pink outlined with royal blue. Each scallop at top is picot edge beaded in clear amber, light blue, royal blue or clear rose; triangular ends of drawsring are also picot edge beaded- 1 in royal blue; 1 in light greasy blue, clear dark red and yellow. | NA.203.813side1.JPG | NA.203.813side2.JPG | na.203.813v1.jpg | na.203.813v2.jpg | bag | applique | Beads | Buckskin | Plateau | Salish

NA.202.349
Apsáalooke | Montana | Crow...
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NA.202.349 | ca. 1890 | bodice length: 13 in, sleeve length: 10 in, bodice width: 12 in, L: 17 in, shoulder to shoulder: 13 in | Gift of Hon. and Mrs. William Henry Harrison | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Boy's -- Buckskin with self fringe under arms, along sides and on bottom edge of shirt. Applique bead panels (rectangular blocks in red, blue and yellow outlined with single row of white beads) on sleeves and front and back of shoulders. "V" shape tab on front and back of neck with blue bead border and red wool triangular shaped inset. Attached fringe along sleeve edge and "V" tab edges. | NA.202.349.JPG | na.202.349v1.jpg | na.202.349v2.jpg | NA.202.349.jpg | triangular inset | rectangular blocks | shirt | applique | blue | deer | wool | cloth | trade | White | hide | fringe | Red | yellow | seed | bead | Apsáalooke | Montana | Crow

NA.202.191
Cree | Plateau | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.191 | ca. 1900 | L: 9.25 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 7.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, with applique floral design on vamp, plain high tops. | NA.202.191A&B.JPG | NA.202.191.jpg | floral | Moccasins | applique | hide | deer | Beads | tanned | high tops | seed | Cree | Plateau

NA.203.814
Plateau | Salish | purse | a...
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NA.203.814 | ca. 1915 | length without fringe: 8.375 in, width: 7.625 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rounded top edge with sides tapering to a straight bottom edge fully applique stitch beaded on both sides with a rose in cut reds, red, clear dark root beer brown, light pink and pink with leaves and stems in green, clear dark green, cut clear/green hearts and cut iridescent dark greens, dark purples and coppers, cut white ground on one side; bordered with single rows of red, white and cut royal blue; side edges bound in opalescent white and clear royal blue; bottom edge bound with white and blue print fabric and decorated with beaded fringes in either clear royal or opalescent white with cut clear red at tips. Wrap beaded handle in light blue with odds and ends of other colors. Tan metal zipper at top with purple silk lining inside. | NA.203.814.JPG | na.203.814.jpg | purse | applique | metal | silk | Beads | Plateau | Salish

NA.202.176
Plateau | Cree | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.176 | ca. 1900 | L: 6.75 in, width: 2.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Tanned, deer hide, applique floral bead design on vamp. Serrated edge on tongue and along ankle flap. Small bead flower on each side. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.176A&B.JPG | na.202.176.jpg | floral | Moccasins | applique | soles | seed | deer | Beads | hide | tanned | rawhide | Plateau | Cree

NA.202.309
Yakama | Columbia River | Pl...
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NA.202.309 | ca. 1937 | L: 26.5 in, width: 24.25 in, sleeve length: 20.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Buckskin with applique bead front and back shoulder panels in triangle design (light and dark blue on yellow background). Red wool neck edge and "V" design on front and back at neck. Red wool sleeve strips with beaded rosettes. Longer tabs at each bottom corner. Fringe extending from edges. This shirt was worn by Chief Tommy Thompson at the dedication of Bonneville Dam at which he officiated along with President Roosevelt, 1937. | NA.202.309.JPG | na.202.309v1.jpg | na.202.309v2.jpg | na.202.309.jpg | triangle design | shirt | fringe | human | applique | dark blue | Red | hair | seed | yellow | wool | hide | light blue | trade | cloth | tanned | deer | Beads | Yakama | Columbia River | Plateau

NA.506.63
knife case | applique | comm...
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NA.506.63 | ca. 1950 | L: 4.875 in, width: 1.875 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation; Gifts and Novelties. Beaded knife case: Oblong sheath of dark brown commerical leather with buckskin lining, fully applique stitch beaded on both sides. Front has a five petal flower of "pearls" outlined in pale pink beads, a red bead heart with "pearls" outlined and initials "PP" and a 2nd five petal flower of "pearls" outlined in clear smoky beads; background is a dark brown; around edges are large black flat round faceted top beads. Back has two five petal flowers of clear gold beads outlined in pale pink beads, top one has "pearls" in the center, bottom one has a round rhinestone center; between flowers is a circular-motif with a center of red beads outlined in large black flat round faceted top beads; background is dark brown; around edges are large black flat round faceted top beads. Top and seamed edges are decorated with a row of large gold faceted beads. | NA.506.63side1.JPG | NA.506.63side2.JPG | na.506.63v1.jpg | na.506.63v2.jpg | knife case | applique | commercial | leather | Buckskin | Beads

NA.202.281
Plateau | Moccasins | appliq...
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NA.202.281 | ca. 1890 | L: 10 in, width: 3.875 in, H: 7.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, applique floral bead design on top and side with bead rows on back center. Plain uppers. Soft soles. | NA.202.281.A&B.JPG | NA.202.281.jpg | NA.202.281dtl2.jpg | NA.202.281dtl1.jpg | floral | Moccasins | applique | deer | tanned | hide | Plateau

NA.203.824
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.824 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 10 in, width: 8.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- Personal adornment Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, floral design with three 13 petal "poppies" in cut red, cut dark red, cut iridescent black and orange, three leaves in cut clear green with cut iridescent black veins and stems, white background, single row top and sides borders and 1" looped bottom fringe in clear green and mixed colored beads. Back and front top edge binding are yellow satin, back is machine quilted in black in horizontal lines to muslin back lining;buckskin thong handles tacked inside upper front and back. | NA.203.824.JPG | na.203.824.jpg | handbag | Beads | applique | Buckskin | muslin | Satin | canvas | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.841
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.841 | ca. early 1900's | L: 13.125 in, width: 11.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with three flowers in cut red-orange, cut clear root beer brown and cut clear olive green with leaflets below flowers in cut green, stems in cut clear dark green, plant base leaves in cut iridescent clear/green hearts outlined in cut black, white background with single row of cut clear/pink hearts around outside; edges bound in buckskin; back is green cotton with an eight point star pattern machine quilted in white thread; lining is white, rose, light green and dark green rose garden print cotton with a machine stitched in pocket of the same cloth on front side; two buckskin thong handles are tacked to upper inside front and back. | NA.203.841.JPG | na.203.841.jpg | handbag | cotton | Buckskin | applique | Beads | canvas | Plateau | Salish

NA.202.163
Northern Plains | Crow | Moc...
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NA.202.163 | ca. 1900 | L: 3.875 in, width: 2 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Baby's -- Tanned, deer hide, applique "T" design on vamp, small bead strip on center back. Single row of beads along ankle opening edge. Soft soles. | NA.202.163A&B.JPG | na.202.163.jpg | T design | Moccasins | tanned | seed | deer | applique | hide | Beads | Northern Plains | Crow

NA.203.842
Salish | Plateau | hand bag ...
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NA.203.842 | ca. early 1900's | L: 13.75 in, width: 12.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with three flowers- upper two have cut red and cut clear/pink hearts inner petals and cut clear root beer brown outer petals, lower one has cut clear/pink hearts outlined in cut red and cut clear root beer brown inner petals, a cut clear center and cut red outer petals; leaves and stems are cut clear olive green; two buds are cut clear root beer brown; backgound is cut iridescent clear. Back is red cotton cloth wrapped around to bind front and bottom edges; top edges are bound with bright purple satin ribbon; lining is green, rose, black and white floral print cotton; 2 1/2" buckskin strip handles are tacked inside upper front and back. | NA.203.842.JPG | na.203.842.jpg | hand bag | canvas | applique | Satin | Buckskin | Beads | cloth | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.823
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.823 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 10.375 in, width: 9 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded cloth front, double hourglass design in orange with cut iridescent purple outlines and extensions, diamond between hourglasses is green, side stepped triangles in checkerboard pattern using red, yellow and cut iridescent purple; background is cut clear/blue hearts; side and bottom edges are bound with cut clear and cut iridescent purple; top front edge is bound in cut iridescent purple with boxes dropping into background. Back is olive green wool machine quilted to lining in narrow vertical rows, upper back has 2 machine quilted to lining in narrow vertical rows, upper back has 2 machine embroidered white longhorn steer heads appliqued to it and trimmed with cut iridescent bead eyes and cut red bead nostrils; lining is pink twill cloth; buckskin thong handles tacked inside upper back and front. | NA.203.823front.JPG | NA.203.823.JPG | na.203.823v1.jpg | na.203.823v2.jpg | handbag | twill | applique | embroidered | Beads | wool | Buckskin | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.807
Plateau | bag | canvas | Sat...
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NA.203.807 | ca. 1930 | Diameter: 8.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- personal adornment Ritual Regalia. Circular pouch, fully applique stitch beaded front has a psychadelic elk in orange, clear orange and clear beads strung on orange or green thread for the body; irridescent cut green beads for the antlers; faceted silver, yellow and a black bead for the eye; background of royal blue, orange, red, light green, yellow and assorted other mixed beads; edges bound in red velvet with spaced blocks of clear beads and clear bead loop fringes. Back is red velvet with a double diamond outline in white sequins. Inside is lined with pink satin; foundation between satin and velvet is canvas. Two buckskin thongs tied in loops through holes in front and back top edge hold purse closed and serve as handles. | NA.203.807side1.JPG | NA.203.807side2.JPG | na.203.807.jpg | bag | canvas | Satin | applique | velvet | Beads | Buckskin | Plateau

NA.202.870
South Prairie | wearing | bl...
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NA.202.870 | ca. 1890 | H: 61 in, L: 60.5 in | Dress and Adornment- Daily and or Festive Adornment. Red wool trade cloth with rainbow selvedges at top and bottom, lower half of sides have hand sewn silk ribbon applique work- left side edge bound in turquoise with red and green, white and purple, black and gold and plain black bands; right side edge bound in kelly green with pink and black, turquoise and red, green and white and plain black bands. | NA.202.870.JPG | na.202.870.jpg | wearing | blanket | Tradecloth | applique | silk | ribbon | wool | South Prairie

NA.203.808
Plateau | pouch | muslin | a...
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NA.203.808 | ca. 1920 | L: 5.125 in, width: 4.25 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment, personal adornment and ritual regalia. Circular pouch with extended neck. Fully beaded canvas front applique stitched with an 8 point star motif with royal blue and clear dark red arms outlined in cut irridescent clear and cut irridescent dark green, white circle background with 4 small triangles of cut irridescent clear/green hearts outlined in clear orange; neck extension has a center rectangle of cut clear red with 2 unbeaded boxes where buckskin ties come through, surrounded by a cut clear violet rectangle with a border of cut clear red. Buckskin back has a central lazy stitch beaded cross of cut clear red with a cut clear violet center; outer edge has a narrow lazy stitch beaded border of cut clear red. Front and back are overcast stitched together with cut clear violet beads, one buckskin thong goes through holes front and back to tie pouch closed, a second buckskin thong is looped through back and knotted twice to form a hanging loop, neck of front is lined with pink muslin. | NA.203.808back.JPG | NA.203.808front.JPG | na.203.808.jpg | pouch | muslin | applique | Beads | canvas | Buckskin | Plateau

NA.202.190
Sioux | Northern Plains | Mo...
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NA.202.190 | ca. 1905 | L: 9.75 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 15.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Commercially tanned leather with applique floral design on vamp and sides. Leggings attached of tanned deer hide with lazy stitch geometric design. Soft soles. | NA.202.190A&B.JPG | na.202.190.jpg | geometric | floral | Moccasins | applique | hide | tanned | commercially tanned | Beads | leather | seed | deer | lazy stitch | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.403.52
Northern Plains | saddle bla...
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NA.403.52 | ca. 1945 | blanket length: 56.25 in, blanket width: 34.375 in, pendant length: 3.25 in, pendant top width: 2.875 in, pendant bottom width: 3.75 in | FUNCTION: Transportation: Land Transportation. Beige cloth with lazy stitch bead strips in open door tipi design on white background. Red and black partially side panel with applique floral bead decoration. Overlay bead pendant at each corner in floral design on blue background. Fringe extending from bottom edge of pendants. ---Larry Larom collection, gift of the above source. Mr. Larom was one of the first dude ranchers in this Rocky Mountain region. | NA.403.52.JPG | na.403.52.jpg | open door tipi | floral | saddle blanket | trade | applique | fringe | seed | lazy stitch | beige | black | Animal | hide | cloth | Beads | overlay | Red | White | Northern Plains

NA.203.840
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.840 | ca. early 1900's | L: 11.5 in, width: 9.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with a roughly circular design of four-five petal flowers connected by stems- one flower is cut clear dark blue outlined in cut clear dark green, one flower is cut red outlined in cut clear dark green, one flower is cut clear dark red outlined in cut clear dark green and cut clear dark blue, one flower is cut dark orange outlined in cut clear dark green, leaves are cut clear dark green outlined in cut clear lime green, stems are cut clear lime green; background is light turquoise; side and bottom edges are bound with red cotton, top front edge is bound with black cotton; back is vertically pieced and machine stitched navy blue velveteen and worn bright green velvet with navy velveteen and worn bright green velvet with navy velveteen binding on back upper edge; lining front and back is red cotton; single buckskin thong through upper front and back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.840.JPG | na.203.840.jpg | handbag | velveteen | applique | canvas | velvet | Beads | Buckskin | cotton | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.826
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.826 | early 1900 | L: 11.5 in, width: 9.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, rose design in pink, peach, clear/pink hearts and red with leaves and stems in cut clear dark green on a greasy blue background with 2 rows of light blue around the outside edge. Pieced buckskin back, buckskin bound sides and top edges, buckskin thong handles tacked into upper edge seam where metal zipper on brown cloth is attached; lining is brown and white gingham. | NA.203.826.JPG | na.203.826.jpg | handbag | metal | gingham | applique | Beads | canvas | Buckskin | Plateau | Salish

NA.202.165
Crow | Northern Plains | Moc...
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NA.202.165 | ca. 1900 | L: 4.75 in, width: 2.125 in | Gift of Ms. Lucile M. Wright | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Baby's -- Tanned, buffalo hide, applique bead decoration on vamp in floral design. High tops, soft soles. | NA.202.165A&B.JPG | NA.202.165.jpg | floral | Moccasins | plastic | high tops | applique | buffalo | hide | tanned | Beads | Crow | Northern Plains