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1988.8.1258
Other | powder horn and flas...
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1988.8.1258 | 1780-1810 | L: 10.125 in, width: 8.375 in, H: 3 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | a. horn; b. flash measure | 1988.8.1258.JPG | heart | Square | ship | compass | mermaid | building | serpent | Other | powder horn and flash measure | carved | horn

NA.203.933
headdress | Beads | brass | ...
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NA.203.933 | L: 37 in, width: 22.5 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Headdress consists of a hide skull cap with a seed bead band in front with white ground and two red triangles at either side and a dark blue triangle in the center. There are remnants of hide streamers and a brass bell at each temple. A black buffalo horn protrudes from each side. The top has tattered feathers wrapped in red trade cloth. At the bottom, back hangs long black horsehair "streamers" wrapped in red trade cloth. | na.203.933v1.jpg | na.203.933v2.jpg | triangles | headdress | Beads | brass | horn | hide | horsehair | Tradecloth | buffalo | feathers

1.69.400.19
powder horn | horn | wood | ...
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1.69.400.19 | ca. 1850 | L: 10.5 in, diameter of top: 2.5 in | Polished powder horn (Steer), leather cord attached, wooden top and stopper. | 1.69.400.19.JPG | shell | bush | powder horn | horn | wood | steer | polished | Cord | leather

NA.106.215
Gros Ventre | Fort Belknap I...
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NA.106.215 | 1890 | L: 6.25 in, width: 1.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt. | Utensils and implements - Household. Spoon - carved out of domestic cow horn, undecorated. | NA.106.215.JPG | na.106.215.jpg | spoon | horn | carved | cow | Gros Ventre | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, MT

1988.8.208
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.208 | 1878-1884 | overall length: 58.75 in, Barrel length: 42.75 in, H: 9.5 in | This breech-loading shotgun of massive size and weight was manufactured in England for the Winchester Co. It was made for and used by T.G. Bennett, the second president of W.R.A. and Oliver Winchester's son-in-law. | lower tang/1120/PL receiver/4 1/2/top of barrel/WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO (THE WILD FLOWER) NEW HAVEN CONN. U.S.A./PR sideplate/WINCHESTER'S REPEATING/(ARMS CO.)/ | Made for the personal use of Thomas G. Bennet, Oliver F. Winchester's son-in-law. | Wild Fowler Model | 4 gauge | 1120 | 1988.8.208.jpg | firearm | barrel | horn | checked | stock | forearm tip | frame, lockplate, hammer and opening lever casehardened | breech-loading | walnut | forearm | pistol grip | damascus | finish | single barrel | shotgun | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

NA.106.311D
fork | horn | seed beads | t...
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NA.106.311D | 1881-1883 | L: 8 in, width: 1.25 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Object: Eating utensils - European styled, three tine fork with turquoise beading around handle, carved from cow horn. Collected from Sitting Bull at Fort Randall, South Dakota. | NA.106.311.A-D.JPG | NA.106.311D.JPG | NA.106.311A-D.jpg | fork | horn | seed beads | thread

NA.102.75
Northern Plains | knife | br...
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NA.102.75 | ca. 1860 | L: 13.625 in, width: 1.75 in | Chandler Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss. | Stamped on blade: Frasier | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Trade knife - British trade knife, steel blade, horn handle, brass rivets. | NA.102.75.JPG | NA.102.75.JPG | knife | brass | horn | steel | handle | blade | rivets | Northern Plains

NA.403.6
Montana | Crow | saddle | ho...
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NA.403.6 | ca. 1900 | L: 17 in, beaded pendant front length: 10.625 in, beaded pendant back length: 11.5 in | Adolf Spohr Collection; Gift of Larry Sheerin. | Transportation: Land Transportation. Woman's -- Elk horn pommel and cantle covered with buckskin, wooden frame covered with rawhide. Red and green cloth tabs with overlay bead decoration in geometric design extending from pommel and cantle, beaded border halfway around each horn. Rawhide covered wooden stirrups with white bead decoration, painted dark blue. Beaded tabs extending from each stirrup in geometric design. Red cloth and white bead border. Stirrups attached with buckskin thongs. Buckskin fringe extending from bottom of horns. | na.403.6ab.jpg | geometric | saddle | horn | elk | pigment | Buckskin | cloth | trade | seed | wood | rawhide | glass beads | Montana | Crow

NA.106.311C
fork | European style | horn...
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NA.106.311C | 1881-1883 | L: 7.5 in, width: 1.125 in | Utensils and implements - Household. European styled four tine fork, carved from cow horn. Collected from Sitting Bull at Fort Randall, South Dakota. | NA.106.311.A-D.JPG | NA.106.311C.JPG | NA.106.311A-D.jpg | fork | European style | horn | cow | carved

1.69.2286
hat rack | horn | wood | mid...
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1.69.2286 | L: 28 in, H: 9 in, depth: 9.5 in | Buffalo horn hat rack, wall mount style, one pair of buffalo horn caps, with rough ends on, mounted at each end of a section of wood post so that they curve outward, one pair of buffalo horn caps mounted along bottom of post so that they curve down then up; horns are attached to post with numerous large nails around their bases; post is covered with midnight blue velvet with a raised floral pattern in pink, gold, light green, dark green and white, very crudely stitched together at bottom. Condition: Horns in good shape except for the nails driven into them; velvet is thread-bare in many places and design is dirty; remnants of a leather thong for hanging are nailed into back. Origin: May be Larom inventory #263 - Fine shaved buffalo horns (4) with velvet wrappings - coat hanger. Paul Fees thought they may be a Bradford-Decker Collection item but no verification of that has been found. See 1.69.559 for a similiar leather bound set from William Cody Boal. | 1.69.2286.JPG | 1.69.565, .1064, .2286.jpg | floral | hat rack | horn | wood | midnight blue | velvet | buffalo

NA.103.2
Nez Perce | harpoon head | h...
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NA.103.2 | ca. 1800's | L: 4.125 in, width: .875 in | Utensils and implements - Fishing. Harpoon head - carved horn; notch at top; groove around head below notch. | na.103.2.jpg | harpoon head | horn | carved | Nez Perce

1.67.149
powder horn | horn | leather...
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1.67.149 | ca. 1840 | pouch length: 5.25 in, pouch width: 5.125 in | Credit Line: Gift of The Coe Foundation. Powder horn with nail heads exposed around top and leather closing and attached is buckskin pouch with flap closing, fringe along bottom, c. 1840. Gift of above source, 1967 catalog no. 22a. | 1.67.149.JPG | powder horn | horn | leather | nails | Buckskin

NA.106.582
Sioux | horn spoon | green |...
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NA.106.582 | ca. 1885 | L: 10.25 in, width: 4.25 in, depth: 1 in | Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements: Household. Streaked yellow/white horn grading into brown at handle end (possibly cow), tip of handle is bent over and carved into a bird's head with open beak and inlaid blue seed beads for eyes; bowl is roughly egg-shaped and painted a harbor scene in muted blue-gray and white with white seagulls and green and yellow lilies and pads in foreground. | na.106.582.JPG | na.106.582.jpg | lilies and pads | harbor scene | seagulls | horn spoon | green | paint | horn | blue | brown | inlaid beads | carved | handle | bowl | egg shaped | bird's head with open beak | bent | White | streaked | yellow | blue-gray | Sioux

1987.2.24
unknown, German | breech loa...
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1987.2.24 | 1933-1942 | L: 44 in, Barrel length: 28 in, H: 7.5 in | Gift of the Robert W. Woodruff Estate | top of barrel rib: CHARLES DALY KRUPP FLUID STEEL BARRELS [on bottom of right barrel:] FLUSSSTAHL KRUPP ESSEN/M sch 1/(leaf symbol) RR/13 (inside circle;) 12, (crown over;) U, (crown over;) W, (crown over;) S, (leaf symbol) [bottom of left barrel:] FLUSSSTAHL KRUPP ESSEN/2083/(leaf symbol) RR (crown over;) S,/13 (inside circle;) 12,/8/25/(leaf symbol) (crown over;) U, (crown over;) W, (crown over;) S [on frame under right barrel:] PRUSSIA (leaf symbol) (crown over;) U, [on frame under left barrel:] PRUSSIA 1482 [on upper tang:] SAFE [on lower tang:] 1482 [on right side of frame:] CHARLES DALY [on left side of frame:] CHARLES DALY [on metal inside forearm:] 1482 | 1987.2.24.JPG | breech loading | firearm | self-contained metallic cartridge | shotgun | repeating | break open | multiple barrel | horn | steel | wood | unknown, German

NA.106.372
Oklahoma | Pawnee | spoon | ...
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NA.106.372 | ca. 1860 | L: 9.875 in, width: 2.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Utensils and implements - Household. Spoon - buffalo horn; tapered handle with 2 notches on each edge, hole drilled through handle. | NA.106.372.JPG | na.106.372.jpg | spoon | horn | buffalo | Oklahoma | Pawnee

1988.8.1115
rifle | firearm | horn | woo...
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1988.8.1115 | 1700-1725 | L: 42.5 x 29.375 in, Barrel length: 30 in, H: 10.5 in, Diameter: .5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | This German sporting rifle was intended for hunting of stag. The word "Dinglfing" was the maker's way of spelling "Dingolfing", a small town in Bavaria where the piece was likely manufactured. | [right rear of lockplate:] F S IN DINGLFING, possible maker's mark next to rear screw of trigger guard | horn butt plate and a sliding patchbox cover tipped with horn; left side of the stock is an inlaid mother-of-pearl disc; accompanied with a brass and steel combination spanning (cocking) key and powder measure. A: rifle; B: ramrod | German Wheelock Sporting Rifle | .60 caliber | Not Serially Numbered | 1988.8.1115 reverse.jpg | 1988.8.1115.JPG | 1988.8.1115.JPG | rifle | firearm | horn | wood | steel | mother-of-pearl | brass | rifle

NA.106.348
Northern Plains | spoon | ho...
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NA.106.348 | 1880 | L: 5.125 in, width: 1 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Spoon - black buffalo horn tip, carved into small spoon, tip is perforated, has thong through the hole, spoon has red paint on it. | NA.106.348.JPG | na.106.348.jpg | spoon | horn | buffalo | Northern Plains

1.69.2340
shell | horn | buffalo
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1.69.2340 | base diameter: 2.25 in | Buffalo horn shell. | 1.69.2340.JPG | 1.69.2340.JPG | shell | horn | buffalo

1.69.400.35
powder flask | horn | Cord |...
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1.69.400.35 | ca. 1850 | L: 9.25 in, bottom width: 3.25 in | Flat horn powder flask, brass charger and fittings, leather cord attached. | 1.69.400.35.JPG | powder flask | horn | Cord | leather | fittings | brass

NA.102.106
powder horn | horn | cloth |...
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NA.102.106 | ca. 1890 | L: 10.25 in, width: 2.5 in | Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth Siebel, Jr. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Powder horn - altered buffalo horn; feathers and cloth wrapped around base, cloth painted with blue dots and orange zig-zag. Leather thong tied to both ends. According to Siebels, this is a medicine horn, Plains, ca. 1890. | NA.102.106.JPG | na.102.106.jpg | dots | zigzag | powder horn | horn | cloth | leather | feathers | buffalo

NA.501.9
Unknown | horn | horn | big ...
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NA.501.9 | unknown | L: 20 in, width: 2 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Worked single horn. Horn has been cut or carved into a thickness of 1/8" to ½" | NA.501.9.jpg | horn | horn | big horn sheep | Unknown

1988.8.1878
Unknown | slide action | fir...
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1988.8.1878 | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | none | experimental; similar to "Quakenbush:; Heel of butt plate chipped. No dates or dimensions listed | .22 RF | 1988.8.1878v1.jpg | 1988.8.1878v2.jpg | slide action | firearm | box magazine | repeater | self-contained metallic cartridge | breech loading | rifle | horn | wood | steel | Unknown

1.69.1842
chair | elk | horn | bolted ...
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1.69.1842 | seat width: 30.25 in, H: 39.25 in, base depth: 35.25 in | Horn chair with elk horn frome and moose horn seat. Pieces bolted together. Written in pencil: Doc. File 1840-1842. | 1.69.1055, .1420, .1842.jpg | chair | elk | horn | bolted | moose

1.69.2344
glass | horn | cow
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1.69.2344 | H: 3.25 in, diameter of large end: 2.25 in | One side was once printed: A PRESENT/FROM/GL (illegible) W | Small horn drinking glass, made from blonde cow horn with dark brown streaks and a disk of blonde cow horn with 2 concentric rings cut into it sealing the small end. | 1.69.2344.JPG | 1.69.2344.JPG | glass | horn | cow