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NA.202.848
Metis | pants | Beads | butt...
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NA.202.848 | ca. 1905 | L: 40 in, waist circumference: 34.5 in | Gift of Dan Chapel in honor of Mr. Frank and Elizabeth Chapel | buttons: 1 embossed: BARRE + SOLIDE +; 4 embossed: J. MIDDLEMASS & CO. EDINBRO'; 4 with a crosshatch design | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Leather pants with set on waistband, covered front fly and fringe sewn into side seams; all stitching appears to be hand sewn with thread; applique beaded legging strips hand sewn to legs with triangles of white alternating with pink, clear red and clear yellow or medium blue, light blue and clear yellow or medium green, clear dark green and clear yellow; around top and down fly are an assortment of metal buttons with one brown shell button at top of fly. | NA.202.848.jpg | na.202.848.jpg | triangles | pants | Beads | buttons | clear yellow | leather | embossed | brown | pink | shell | medium green | clear red | button | handsewn | fringe | metal | seed | White | medium blue | thread | clear dark green | light blue | Metis

NA.504.278
Alberta, Canada | Plains Cre...
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NA.504.278 | 1890 | L: 27.625 in, width: 6.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Deerskin, four fingered top with clear edge beading; beaded strip down each side in blue, red, clear yellow, and clear white; panel on front has two trees with two drooping branches in dark blue, clear yellow, red white hearts on blue groud, yellow border; panel on reverse side has central flower with four branches and buds at the end; colors are brick, blue, yellow, clear green, clear pink and dark blue on white ground; beading between panels is in green, brick and clear. | na.504.278v1.jpg | na.504.278v2.jpg | NA.504.278VIEW1.JPG | NA.504.278VIEW2.JPG | drooping branches | buds | cental flower | trees | branches | tobacco bag | yellow | clear yellow | Red | clear green | clear white | seed | White | hide | red white hearts | Beads | deer | dark blue | brick | clear pink | Clear | Alberta, Canada | Plains Cree

NA.202.395
Crow | Northern Plains | hat...
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NA.202.395 | 1925 | Diameter: 17.75 in, H: 7.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Brown felt with high crown. Has leather brow band and chin strap. Beaded hat band, red and clear yellow design on light blue ground. Orange and transluscent edging. Fringed. Two matches tied near ribbon band. Fringed, feather, beaded rosette in blue, red, white and black. | na.202.395.jpg | hat | matches | orange | tied | Red | Beads | crown | black | clear yellow | seed | beaded | high | felt | brown | rosette | strap | leather | White | brow band | feather | two | blue | fringe | chin | light blue | transluscent | Crow | Northern Plains

NA.202.677
Northern Plains | Moccasins ...
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NA.202.677 | ca. 1900 | L: 5.125 in, width: 2.125 in, H: 1.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Deerskin, hard soled made from parfleche, green ribbon on top edge. Beading on top of foot in clear yellow, green, and red white hearts. | NA.202.677A&B.JPG | na.202.677.jpg | Moccasins | clear yellow | ribbon | red white hearts | parfleche | seed | deerskin | Beads | green | made from | Northern Plains

NA.502.178
Cheyenne | natal amulet | Cl...
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NA.502.178 | ca. 1885 | L: 7 in, width: 4.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Lizard-shaped leather with fully beaded front; head is red white hearts with dark blue border and white edge beading, white and black eyes; body is divided into a rectangular checkerboard pattern in clear dark cut red, clear yellow and tiny light blue with 2 rows of dark blue and 2 of faceted metallic gold beads; body border has dark blue triangles at legs and dark blue crosses with red white hearts centers on white ground; legs are green and white striped and both left legs have loops of black, clear and clear light blue large seed beads attached to tips; body has tiny light blue edge beading; tail is wrapped with beads into bands of light blue, red white hearts, tiny yellow and green, tail also has 2 loops of large black and clear seed beads attached at its tip. | na.502.178.jpg | NA.502.178.JPG | lizard | triangles | striped | rectangular checkerboard pattern | crosses | natal amulet | Clear | green | dark blue | seed | black | Beads | metallic gold | clear dark cut red | leather | clear yellow | tiny green | large | tiny light blue | cut | faceted | red white hearts | small | tiny yellow | White | clear light blue | Cheyenne

NA.202.720
Great Lakes | Iroquois | Moc...
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NA.202.720 | 1890 | L: 5.875 in, width: 2.5 in, H: 2.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Commercial leather, soft soled, cloth lining. Black velveteen cuff edged with green cloth, decorated with a row of white and clear pony beads. Black cloth on foot beaded in clear, blue, clear yellow and clear red pony beads, outline with white pony beads. Beading on each foot mirrors the other. Left foot is missing cuff. | NA.202.720.A&B.JPG | na.202.720.jpg | Moccasins | pony | blue | green | White | leather | clear yellow | velveteen | cloth | black | commercial | cuff missing | lining | Beads | Clear | clear red | Great Lakes | Iroquois

NA.202.540
Crow | Montana | dress | Whi...
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NA.202.540 | 1925 | L: 46.75 in, width: 40.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Orange wool, pink ribbon around each sleeve, purple binding around neck. Floral beaded decoration on front, back and sleeves, in yellow, blue, dark blue, clear yellow, white, green and pink. | NA.202.540.JPG | floral | dress | White | orange | purple | dark blue | pink | blue | yellow | ribbon | clear yellow | green | Beads | seed | binding | wool | Crow | Montana

NA.202.709
Northern Plains | Moccasins ...
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NA.202.709 | L: 4.375 in, width: 2 in, H: 3 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Child's -- Deerskin, soft soled, high top. Lanes of beading in blue, clear yellow, and dark blue forming checked type pattern. | NA.202.709A&B.JPG | NA.202.709.jpg | NA.202.709.jpg | checked | lanes | Moccasins | Beads | deerskin | dark blue | blue | clear yellow | seed | high top | Northern Plains

NA.202.758
South Dakota | Sioux | Mocca...
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NA.202.758 | 1930 | L: 10.25 in, width: 3.625 in, H: 5.125 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, pinked high top. Lazy stitch beading in triangles and geometric designs in red, green and clear yellow on white ground. | NA.202.758.A&B.JPG | na.202.758.jpg | triangles | geometric | Moccasins | high top | White | deerskin | Red | Beads | lazy stitch | seed | clear yellow | green | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.203.534
Unknown | necklace | conch |...
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NA.203.534 | 1885 | L: 9.625 in, diameter of shells: 1.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Necklace - leather strip strung with green and clear yellow beads with round conch shell at the center. | na.203.534.JPG | na.203.534.jpg | necklace | conch | shell | Beads | round | green | leather | clear yellow | Unknown

NA.202.831
Ojibway | Chippewa | Moccasi...
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NA.202.831 | 1900 | L: 11.25 in, H: 3.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Slipper style -- Indian tanned brown leather (possibly moose), one piece sole and sides with inset toe and upper foot section, inset is beaded in a floral design with clear, greasy blue, cobalt blue, light blue, pink greasy green, dark green, translucent purple, clear yellow, dirty orange and black with white stripes seed beads; attached cream leather cuff with zig-zag edges and interwoven with a strip of brown leather; cream leather tassle attached at top edge of inset. | NA.202.831A&B.JPG | na.202.831.jpg | floral | Moccasins | light blue | cobalt blue | greasy green | White | dark green | tanned | black | Clear | cuff | translucent purple | seed | dirty orange | brown | pink | Beads | leather | tassle | cream colored | greasy blue | clear yellow | Ojibway | Chippewa