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NA.106.171
Atsugewi | Northeast Califor...
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NA.106.171 | 1900-1930 | H: 9.5 in, diameter of top: 17.75 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Basket - tightly woven conifer root foundation, beargrass overlay, metal rod around rim. Dark brown X designs on side are red bud bark; light brown bottom on beige ground. | na.106.171.jpg | basket | bark | red bud | root | Woven | rod | bear grass | metal | Atsugewi | Northeast California

NA.106.183
Mandan | basket | bark | lea...
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NA.106.183 | 1860 | diameter of top: 11.75 in, H: 7 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Utensils and Instruments; Household. Basket - willow rods and bark, box elder bark with woven triangle design in sides. Has leather handle. | NA.106.183.jpg | NA.106.183.JPG | Woven | triangle | basket | bark | leather | rods | handle | Willow | Mandan

NA.111.34
Algonquin | cradle | bark | ...
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NA.111.34 | 1986 | H: 28 in, width: 14.75 in, depth: 5.875 in | Gift of George Horse Capture | Tag attached: Native Crafts from IROQUAFTS | Utensils and implements - Child Care, Training and Education. Cradle board - birch bark and spruce root. Cat design etched on front, rabbit on back and goose on bottom. Leather lacing. | na.111.34.jpg | cat | rabbit | goose | etched | cradle | bark | birch | leather | Algonquin

NA.106.623
Northeast Woodlands | Great ...
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NA.106.623 | ca.1945 | Credit line: Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot. Utensils and Implements, Household. Bark basket made of birch bark, bent sticks, cotton thread. Single sheet of birch bark bent in half, with half equal base and overlapped on one side and sewn along a hem. Bent sticks reinforce round shape near top and are sewn in place with cotton thread. | na.106.623.jpg | basket | bark | cotton | birch | Northeast Woodlands | Great Lakes

NA.106.448
Great Lakes | Ojibway | box ...
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NA.106.448 | ca. 1940 | Diameter: 7.25 in, H: 3.5 in | "Porcupine quillwork on birch bark, Chippewa, Linda Musser collecton No. 24" | Utensils and implements - Household. Quillwork box and lid - round box of birch bark cover with undyed porcupine quills. | NA.106.448.A-B.JPG | NA.106.448dtl1.JPG | NA.106.448.JPG | NA.106.448dtl2.JPG | box | lid | bark | Woven | birch | porcupine | quills | Great Lakes | Ojibway

1.69.909
toy | canoe | bark | wood sl...
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1.69.909 | ca. 1880 | L: 22 in, H: 5.875 in, width: 5 in | Gift of Larry Larom | Toy canoe, birch bark over wood slat frame, wrapped cane binding at ends and edges, black sap/glue on exterior seams and at waterline. | 1.69.909.jpg | toy | canoe | bark | wood slat | frame | sap | glue | birch | binding | cane | black

NA.506.13
Great Lakes | beaded cylinde...
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NA.506.13 | H: 2 in, width: 2.125 in | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Bark cylinder; loom beaded on outside with abstract floral design in yellow, pink, green, blue and gold on turquoise ground. | NA.506.13.JPG | na.506.13.jpg | abstract floral | beaded cylinder | beaded | bark | pink | Beads | gold | green | loom | yellow | Cylinder | seed | blue | turquoise | Great Lakes

NA.106.247
Huron | Eastern Woodlands | ...
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NA.106.247 | L: 9.125 in, width: 3.125 in, H: 3.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Utensils and implements - Household. Box - birch bark covered with dark velvet and green binding cloth. Velvet has beaded decoration on all sides, linear floral design in blues, green, yellow, pink and white. | NA.106.247.JPG | NA.106.247.JPG | linear | beaded decoration | floral | box | velvet | bark | dark | cloth | birch | green | Huron | Eastern Woodlands

NA.506.78
Makah | Nootka Lower Pacific...
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NA.506.78 | 1875-1925 | H: 5.375 in, L: 10.625 in, width: 8 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Gift and Novelties. Oval twined basket, straight sides with woven cedar bark rim, flat bottom of woven cedar bark slats and twining, sides wrapped twined with beargrass in natural yellow and dyed orange and yellow in a band around bottom, long sides have a dyed black long boat with two birds, short sides have a dyed black whale. Oval flat twined lid with 1" sides, wrap twined with beargrass in natural yellow and dyed orange, black and yellow central oblong surrounded by 6 black flying birds landing on a standing bird and a black border with points toward center, sides have an orange and yellow band around edge. Basket contents: two bundles and three pieces of twine, one small ball of black yarn, 1 rentangle of clear plastic wrapped with pink chenille yarn. | na.506.78.jpg | birds | whale | basket;lid | bark | cedar | bear grass | Makah | Nootka Lower Pacific Northwest

NA.506.14
Great Lakes | beaded cylinde...
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NA.506.14 | H: 1.875 in, Diameter: 2 in | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Bark cylinder, loom beaded on outside with diamond pattern in pink, green, blue on red white hearts ground. | NA.506.14.JPG | na.506.14.jpg | diamond pattern | beaded cylinder | seed | green | red white hearts | bark | loom | pink | beaded | Cylinder | Beads | blue | Great Lakes

NA.507.80
Northeast Woodland | miniatu...
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NA.507.80 | ca. 1920 | L: 39.5 in, width: 8 in, H: 4 in | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Wooden frame covered with bark (birch?) seams sealed with pitch. | NA.507.80.JPG | na.507.80.jpg | miniature canoe | cover | wood | bark | pitch | sealed | frame | birch | Northeast Woodland

NA.106.463
Salish | basket | string | c...
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NA.106.463 | ca. 1900 | H: 15.25 in, Diameter: 9.75 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bark basket - cedar bark sewn together with string; concave base. Remarks: "cedar bark basket Photographed. | NA.106.463.JPG | na.106.463.jpg | basket | string | concave | cedar | bark | Salish

NA.506.29
Shona-hah, Mary | figurine |...
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NA.506.29 | 1968 | H: 10.5 in, Base Length: 9.75 in, Base Width: 9 in | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Carved wooden figure of woman shredding cedar bark; figure dressed in bark skirt and black fur coat. | NA.506.29.JPG | na.506.29.jpg | figurine | wood | bark | carved | Shona-hah, Mary

NA.106.449
Salish | container | cedar |...
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NA.106.449 | ca. 1920 | H: 10 in, Diameter: 4.5 in | "Salish small cedar bark utility basket BC-117". | Utensils and implements - Household. Bark container - cylinder shaped container made of cedar bark; sewn together with bark strips; concave base. | NA.106.449.JPG | na.106.449.jpg | container | cedar | bark | concave | Salish

NA.202.1077
arm band | bead | bark | she...
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NA.202.1077 | L: 4 in, width: 6 in | Gift in memory of Suzanne Guilfoyle Watrous | Dress and Adornment. Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Beaded arm band. Overlapping blue, yellow red and white stands with three attached pieces of bark. Similar beaded strands hang down from the center circle design. Nine shells are attached to the ends of the strands. | na.202.1077.jpg | arm band | bead | bark | shell

NA.102.157
Northern Plains | bow | snak...
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NA.102.157 | L: 42.5 in, width at center: 1.625 in, depth at center: .875 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Hunting. Hand carved wood, flat D shaped in cross section, back is covered with snake skin - tan and brown patterned; grip and double notched tips are wrapped with strips of coppery colored bark (cherry); strung with 2 twisted sinew strands looped and knotted at both ends. | na.102.157.JPG | na.102.157.JPG | bow | snake skin | sinew | wood | hand carved | bark | Northern Plains

NA.106.354
basket | straight weave | ba...
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NA.106.354 | H: 13.25 in, square at base: 10 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Basket - bark; straight weave; square bottom; three thin white strips woven in near top; soft sides. | NA.106.354.JPG | na.106.354.jpg | basket | straight weave | bark

NA.106.722
Fort Berthold Indian Reserva...
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NA.106.722 | 1880 | Diameter: 11.25 x 6.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | On Original tag: Catalogue:No. 2408 Specimen: Basket Tribe: Arikara Location: Ft Berthold Indian Res. North Dakota Period: c 1880 On back: From the Collection of RW leche with a yellow sticky note that says: 2500 Benson 1/10/91 | Utensils and Implements; Household. Woven split wood in blonde and black strips around small stick infrastructure. One side has curved stick hanging below bottom of basket that forms support on top and sides. Round on top and square on bottom. Larger on top. | na.106.722.jpg | basket | wood | bark | frame | Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, North Dakota | Arikara

NA.106.166
Klickitat | basket | dyed | ...
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NA.106.166 | H: 7.125 in, diameter of top: 6.125 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Basket - woven reed with scalloped rim; triangular and diamond design in three shades of brown on beige ground. Cedar root foundation with dyed and natural cherry bark designs. | na.106.166.jpg | scalloped | triangular | Diamond | basket | dyed | bark | Woven | cherry | reed | cedar root | Klickitat

NA.506.101
Great Basin | basket | fabri...
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NA.506.101 | early 20th century | Base Height: 6.75 in, diameter of opening: 2375 in, wide at widest point: 4 in, Diameter: 1.75 in, Diameter: 4 in, H: 6 in, wide at widest point: 3 in, diameter of opening: 2 in | Simplot Collection, gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation; Gifts and Novelty. Warp twined, closed spacing basket in shape of a restricted neck goblet. Funnel-shaped base. Neck (restricted part) has splints supporting a bark wrapped neck with a compound self binding with plaited selvage at 180 degree angle. Outside neck wrapped with 3 layers of cotton printed fabric/sewed onto neck with cotton thread. Design/fiber/colors: grass; black; blonde; natural and green; one in solid bands of color encircling basket on blonde background. This is a two part novelty basket, woven as an oil lamp (NA.506.101a - shade; and NA.506.101b - base). Novelty items as this were first made in the Victorian days. The base and shade were originally accessioned as separate baskets. | na.506.101.jpg | bands | basket | fabric | bark | twine | Great Basin

NA.106.465
Salish | basket | bark | ced...
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NA.106.465 | ca. 1900 | H: 19 in, Diameter: 8 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Cedar bark basket - cylinder shaped basket made of cedar bark sewn together with bark strips. | NA.106.465.JPG | na.106.465.jpg | basket | bark | cedar | Salish

NA.106.361
Unknown | basket | reeds | W...
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NA.106.361 | width: 7.75 in, H: 3.25 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Basket - willow reeds wrapped with bark, dark brown color. | NA.106.361.JPG | na.106.361.jpg | basket | reeds | Willow | bark | Unknown

NA.106.604
Northern Plateau | Chilcotin...
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NA.106.604 | 1875-1952 | H: 11 in, L: 10.875 in, width: 10.25 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements, Household. Oval coiled basket, flat bottom slightly flaring sides, natural brown spurce or cedar bark or root, imbricated vertical zigzags in natural yellow and dyed purple beargrass with "filler" triangles between zigzags in yellow with dyed purple and/or green triangles inside, white buckskin strap woven around upper edge. | na.106.604.jpg | zigzag | burden basket | root | bear grass | Buckskin | bark | Northern Plateau | Chilcotin

NA.505.52
Kwakiutl | whistle | wood | ...
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NA.505.52 | early 1900s | L: 14.25 in, Diameter: 3.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instrument. Wooden cylinder tapered to point at one end; large end wrapped with bark. | NA.505.52.JPG | na.505.52.jpg | whistle | wood | bark | Kwakiutl