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NA.202.563
Indian | dress | commerciall...
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NA.202.563 | 1950s | sleeve to sleeve: 29.875 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Commercial cow hide, fringed. Loom beaded strips on top of shoulders. Blue and red beading on neck with rosette on front. Loom beaded strips at waist on front and back. Blue basket beads on some fringe. | NA.202.563.JPG | na.202.563v2.jpg | na.202.563v1.jpg | dress | commercially tanned | basket | seed | Red | loom | fringe | hide | blue | cow | rosette | Beads | Indian

NA.202.534
Montana | Blackfoot | dress ...
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NA.202.534 | 1900's-1905 | L: 43.75 in, width: 34.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Woman's -- Red wool dress with brown velvet yoke. Yoke decorated with red and white basket beads in zigzag pattern on top of shoulders. Rows of basket beads across front and back in turquoise, red, white, green, brown, black, clear white, dark blue and orange. At bottom of rows of basket beads are blue and pink pony beads hanging with cowrie shells at the end. On neck in front is a strip of commercial trim fabric with silver metallic beads. On neck in back are two metal buttons with red stones. Around the dress near the bottom is a row of basket beads in turquoise, yellow and red that hang with bells on the end of each strand. | NA.202.534FRONT.JPG | NA.202.534BACK.JPG | NA.202.534.JPG | zigzag | dress | White | basket | blue | pony | brown | pink | trim | metal | green | Beads | orange | velvet | buttons | wool | black | bells | yellow | shells | turquoise | clear white | Red | cowrie | stones | commercial fabric | dark blue | metallic silver | Montana | Blackfoot

NA.203.465
Plateau | cuffs | fringe | b...
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NA.203.465 | ca. 1915 | L: 7.75 in, width without fringe: 5.75 in | Beaded at top: AW | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Cuffs - leather, cloth lining, fringe with basket beads. Fully beaded floral design in greens, reds, pink, orange, and blues on white with red ground. | NA.203.465A&B.JPG | na.203.465v1.jpg | na.203.465v2.jpg | beaded | floral | cuffs | fringe | basket | cloth | lining | Beads | leather | Plateau

NA.301.3
Iroquois | picture frame | c...
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NA.301.3 | ca. 1900 | L: 11.5 in, depth: 1.125 in, H: 10.5 in | Structures and Furnishings: Unclassified. Ornately shaped cardboard frame covered with faded violet velvet beaded in flowers and leaves with clear, clear blue, clear red, clear green, and clear amber pony beads, frame has 2 vertical oval cut-outs for pictures surrounded with gold sequins centered with yellow seed beads and backed with unfaded violet velvet; outer border is beaded with clear pony beads all the way around; handle at top consists of 2 strands of clear pony beads strung on heavy cream thread; 5 groups of looped dangles at bottom of frame in clear pony beads and pink, brown, blue, gray and white basket beads; backing is cardboard covered on the outside with blue twill and covers the lower 3/4 of frame, upper 1/4 of the front is covered on back with red polished cotton. ---One strand of handle is broken and missing beads. Bottom border is missing a couple rows of beads. Indian photos that came in the frame were removed to Archives. | NA.301.3.JPG | na.301.3.jpg | leaves | flowers | picture frame | cardboard | backing | cotton | pony | velvet | polished | Clear | basket | clear blue | sequins | oval | clear red | cream colored | gold | ornately shaped | clear green | brown | heavy | clear amber | Beads | Gray | made for white man | twill | faded violet | thread | seed | Red | pink | cloth | cut-outs | yellow | White | blue | Iroquois

NA.202.537
Montana | Blackfeet | cape |...
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NA.202.537 | 1930's | L: 24 in, width: 33.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Canvas backing, fully beaded with basket beads. Two diamond designs in red, blue, white, also turquoise on dark gray ground. Strands with red, dark gray and turquoise basket beads hang from bottom and end of sleeves. | NA.202.537.JPG | na.202.537.jpg | diamond designs | cape | basket | Red | turquoise | dark gray | White | canvas | Beads | blue | Montana | Blackfeet

NA.202.723
Iroquois | Great Lakes | Moc...
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NA.202.723 | 1900 | L: 3.875 in, width: 1.875 in, H: 1.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Commercial leather, cloth lining. Black velveteen cuff with red cloth edging and a row of white pony beads. Clear white and clear blue pony beads and turquoise basket beads, white pony bead outline on cloth sewn to foot. | NA.202.723.A&B.JPG | na.202.723.jpg | Moccasins | black | leather | cloth | velveteen | turquoise | basket | clear white | Red | commercial | clear blue | Beads | lining | pony | White | Iroquois | Great Lakes

NA.202.490
Montana | trousers | orange ...
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NA.202.490 | 1935 | L: 36.25 in, width: 12 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin with fringe down each side, brown buttons on fly; three beaded flower designs on each leg using basket beads in various shades of green, blue, red, orange, pink and yellow; flower design on each back pocket in red, yellow and green using both seed and basket beads. | NA.202.490.JPG | NA.202.490v2.jpg | NA.202.490v1.jpg | floral | trousers | orange | buttons | seed | shades of | green | basket | fringe | deerskin | Beads | pink | Red | blue | brown | yellow | Montana

NA.503.12
Fort Berthold Indian Reserva...
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NA.503.12 | 1870 | Diameter: 10.125 in, H: 2.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Games and Gambling Accessories of Games. Shallow basket, undecorated. | NA.503.12.JPG | na.503.12.jpg | disc basket | basket | shallow | Fort Berthold Indian Reservation North Dakota | Arikara

1.67.394
Second Mesa | Arizona | Hopi...
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1.67.394 | Diameter: 14.25 in, H: 1.75 in | Gift of The Coe Foundation | Tray of coiled weave basketry, painted design in green, red and brown, Hopi, n.d. | Coiled yucca on a galleta grass bundle with a dyed yucca design. Missing rim wrap in two areas. | 1.67.394.jpg | 1.67.394.jpg | tray | basket | dye | basket | yucca | Galleta grass | Second Mesa | Arizona | Hopi | Southwest

NA.202.572
Blackfoot | Canada | shirt |...
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NA.202.572 | 1940 | shoulder to shoulder: 21.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin with fringe. Bead strip on each arm and over each shoulder. Blue and red diamonds on white ground with gold basket bead borders. Beaded triangular piece on back in same colors and pattern. | NA.202.572.JPG | diamonds | triangular | shirt | gold | fringe | blue | basket | Red | Beads | deerskin | White | Blackfoot | Canada

NA.202.535
dress | cowrie | White | rib...
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NA.202.535 | L: 42.25 in, width: 37 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Red wool with blue wool at end of sleeves and around bottom. Yellow ribbon ties at neck. Rows of basket beads across yoke in silver, green, brown, turquoise, red, white, orange, yellow and blue. Rows of blue, red and green pony beads with a cowrie shell at the end of each strand hanging from bottom of yoke. Row of cowrie shells sewn to blue wool at bottom of dress. Belonged to Huka Chief Tommy Thompson's mother. | NA.202.535.JPG | na.202.535v1.jpg | na.202.535v2.jpg | dress | cowrie | White | ribbon | brown | wool | basket | silver | pony | turquoise | Beads | green | Red | blue | yellow | orange | shells

NA.202.504
Montana | Crow | leggings | ...
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NA.202.504 | 1940 | L: 32 in, width: 15.375 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Purple cloth lining, tan cloth outer that has absorbed much purple dye; pinked around top; red cloth strip sewn around bottom and part way up flap; pink and green yarn bundle sewn along flap seam; basket bead panel around bottom; geometric designs in blue, yellow, orange and green on white ground. | NA.202.504.A&B.JPG | NA.202.504.jpg | geometric | leggings | tan | lining | Beads | green | pink | White | Red | orange | basket | cloth | yarn | purple | yellow | blue | Montana | Crow

NA.202.544
Plains | dress | Beads | gre...
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NA.202.544 | 1930 | L: 29.375 in, width: 27.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress-- Red wool, blue and green ribbons around bottom and sleeves, green around neck. Row of white basket beads on top of shoulders. Row of orange, turquoise and black basket beads on front with cowrie shells in between. Back has cowrie shells and rows of black, white, green and turquoise basket beads. Below basket beads hang strands of white and black pony beads with a cowrie shell or bell at the end. | NA.202.544BACK.JPG | NA.202.544FRONT.JPG | na.202.544v1.jpg | na.202.544v2.jpg | dress | Beads | green | black | cowrie | orange | wool | basket | shells | pony | bells | White | blue | Ribbons | turquoise | Red | Plains

NA.302.15
Blackfeet | Backrest | Beads...
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NA.302.15 | ca. 1920 | L: 54.5 in, width: 36.625 in | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Willow rods, blue wool on edges; red and blue wool strips down middle; leather dangles with basket beads on sides; hanger at top made of red and blue wool, purple edging, blue beading and leather fringe. | NA.302.15.JPG | na.302.15.jpg | Backrest | Beads | leather | rods | basket | wool | Willow | cloth | Blackfeet

NA.203.526
Sioux | ornament | hair | Be...
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NA.203.526 | ca. 1880 | width: 5.625 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Ornament - deerskin band, brown cloth on top edge. Lazy stitch beaded strips top and bottom with crosses and boxes designs in yellow, red/white hearts, and green on blue ground. Also tin cones with horse hair. Fringe along bottom wrapped with porcupine quills and blue basket beads. | na.203.526.JPG | na.203.526.jpg | crosses | boxes | ornament | hair | Beads | porcupine | red/white hearts | cloth | tin | basket | lazy stitch | quills | fringe | cones | deerskin | blue | brown | horse | Sioux

NA.203.315
Northern Plains | necklace |...
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NA.203.315 | 1920 | L: 35 in, width: 10 in | Gift of J.W. Duke Wellington | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Woman's necklace - basket beads woven on cotton string. Blue, white and gold triangle design; gold, white and green triangle design; and green, white and blue triangle design; all on transluscent ground. Black bead decorated ties. Blue, green and white beaded fringe with cowrie shells at ends. | na.203.315.jpg | triangle | necklace | Beads | string | basket | cowrie | shells | fringe | cotton | Northern Plains

NA.202.446
Cheyenne | Northern Plains |...
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NA.202.446 | ca. 1890 | L: 52 in, sleeve to sleeve: 30.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Two-piece, deerkskin painted yellow and decorated with rows of cowrie shells. Fringe on sleeves. Bead decoration around neck and down sleeves, lazy stitch box and triangle designs in blue, red and green on white ground. Also green basket beads on fringe on front and back. Skirt decorated with green and brown basket beads on fringe. 2 bead strips go around the skirt with a curving strip at the bottom with red paint at the bottom edge and three rows of tin cones on the bottom side tabs. | na.202.446.jpg | NA.202.446.JPG | box | triangle | dress | tin | deer hide | tanned | glass beads | Beads | basket | seed | cowrie | shells | cones | pigment | Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.202.515
Blackfeet | Montana | leggin...
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NA.202.515 | 1935 | L: 35.5 in, width: 16.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin with beaded strip on leather down one side. Double diamond design in blue and red on white with metallic gold basket bead borders. Cloth ties added to top. | NA.202.515.A&B.JPG | NA.202.515.jpg | double diamond design | leggings | ties | cloth | Red | deerskin | Beads | White | basket | blue | metallic gold | Blackfeet | Montana

NA.203.378
Unknown | bandolier bag | ya...
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NA.203.378 | L: 42 in, width: 11.125 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Bandolier bag - cloth bag, beaded panel, basket beads with three star designs, and two crosses outlined with chain design; purple, gold, green, blue on white ground; beads strung on threads at bottom finished with green yarn; above panel is an open floral beaded design in three parts; seed beads pink, yellow, blue with white outline; area surrounded with a string of red beads tacked to backing; area also trimmed with four sets of dew claws and a bell with a brass ring; strap area beaded with basket beads; one side crosses inside diamonds the other a zig-zag pattern; gold, blue, red, green and orange on white ground; back has a pouch made of a lace pattern. | NA.203.378.JPG | NA.203.378.jpg | crosses | zigzag | diamonds | floral | chain | Lace | star | bandolier bag | yarn | seed | brass | ring | green | basket | claws | thread | Beads | bell | dew | cloth | Unknown

NA.302.14
Blackfeet | Backrest | wool ...
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NA.302.14 | ca. 1915 | L: 61.625 in, width: 32 in | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Willow rods, blue wool on edge; red and blue wool strips down the middle; leather dangles with basket beads and bells on sides; leather, red wool and purple cloth hanger with green beading at top. | NA.302.14.JPG | na.302.14.jpg | Backrest | wool | bells | cloth | Willow | rods | basket | Beads | Blackfeet

NA.202.625
Northern Plains | vest | Bea...
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NA.202.625 | 1920 | L: 25 in, width: 20.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Black velveteen with plaid lining. Green cloth binding with amber basket beads. Identical floral design on each side of front in amber and blue basket beads. Floral design on back in amber and blue basket beads. | NA.202.625.JPG | na.202.625v1.jpg | na.202.625v2.jpg | floral | vest | Beads | lining | cloth | velveteen | binding | basket | Northern Plains

NA.202.539
Crow | Montana | dress | woo...
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NA.202.539 | 1925 | L: 47.25 in, width: 51.625 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Green wool with red velvet around neck and sleeves. Floral beaded design on front on yoke and back in shades of blue, orange, pink, yellow and white. Outlined with white and blue basket beads and sequins. | NA.202.539.JPG | na.202.539v1.jpg | na.202.539v2.jpg | floral | dress | wool | shades of | velvet | Red | blue | sequins | yellow | White | green | orange | basket | Beads | seed | pink | Crow | Montana

NA.202.739
Crow | Montana | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.739 | 1920's | L: 9.5 in, width: 3.375 in, H: 12.5 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Deerskin, hard soled. Beaded floral designs on foot and at top, multi-colored mostly cut beads. Cut dark blue edge beading on flap and around top. Row of black basket beads in zigzag pattern around top. | NA.202.739.A&B.JPG | na.202.739.jpg | zigzag | Moccasins | cut | black | multi-colored | dark blue | Beads | basket | deerskin | Crow | Montana

NA.202.556
Northern Plains | dress | po...
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NA.202.556 | 1935 | width including fringe: 33.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress -- Deerskin, fringed on edges. Bead decoration on yoke, four strips of green, black and red basket beads. Pink, blue and brown cut glass beads with orange, red and metallic gold pony beads hanging on strands with shells at the ends. Strip of green basket beads around bottom. | NA.202.556.JPG | na.202.556.jpg | dress | pony | Red | black | pink | cut | brown | fringe | blue | green | shells | metallic gold | basket | orange | deerskin | Beads | Northern Plains