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NA.203.1695
Oklahoma | Pawnee | Central ...
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NA.203.1695 | ca. 1870 | L: 35 in, width: 7 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 | medium paper tag, old and yellowed, in black ink, old style cursive script: “Crooked Hand | Skidi Pawnee” | Crooked hand, Skiki Pawnee | NA.203.1695.jpg | necklace, man's | horse hair | hair | cotton twine | tanned hide | Oklahoma | Pawnee | Central Plains

NA.203.1438
Northern Plains | Feather bo...
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NA.203.1438 | 1950s | bonnet height: 18 in, overall height: 21 in, circumference: 27 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 | Golden eagle feather bonnet. Tan felt cap; feathers attached with leather loops; red wool wraps with cloth tape bands, white and red feather fluffs at each base; dyed red feather, hide circle and white horse hair at tips. Beaded brow band; orange ground with light blue and pink banded triangles. Beaded rosettes at temples: Pink, green circles faceted beads, red tube beads, clear white bead trim, red tube bead “fringe.” Metal button at center rosettes with wood beads strung on hide, pink and white feather fluffs at ends. Ermine strips tied to cap behind rosettes; two (2) braid of human hair, tied off in red wool cloth, stitched to cotton cloth and sewn into back of bonnet. Two golden eagle feathers with white feathers and hide circles at tips attached to top of cap. | NA.203.1438.v1.jpg | NA.203.1438.v2.JPG | NA.203.1438.jpg | Feather bonnet | horse hair | dyed feathers | cloth tape | golden eagle tail feathers | ermine fur | cotton cloth | felt skull cap | commercially tanned leather | ermine hide | metal buttons | braided human hair | tanned hide | wool cloth | wood beads | golden eagle feather fluffs | glass beads | Northern Plains

NA.203.1670
Northern Plains | Lakota | S...
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NA.203.1670 | ca. 1890 | L: 33 in, width: 4 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 | quill, Dyck 1445, quills twisted, poor | NA.203.1670.jpg | hair ornament | dyed feather fluffs | horse hair | straw | cotton cloth | tin cones | feathers | quills | dyed porcupine quills | satin ribbon | hair | tanned hide | cotton twine | wool cloth | rawhide | leather | glass beads | Northern Plains | Lakota | Sioux

NA.507.149
Crow | doll | horse hair | w...
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NA.507.149 | 2015 | H: 18 in, wide at widest point: 14 in, depth: 4 in | Plains Indian Museum Acquisitions Fund Purchase | Female doll, 18" tall, made by Mary Lou Big Day. Dressed in traditional female Crow dress decorated with faux elk's teeth. The doll carries a feather fan in her left hand. | NA.507.149_back.JPG | NA.507.149_front.JPG | doll | horse hair | wool | tanned hide | glass beads | Crow

NA.403.297
Unknown | bosal | rawhide | ...
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NA.403.297 | 1925-1975 | width: 7.5 in, L: 12.5 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 | Bosal noseband without headstall. Braided rawhide with tassels below chin knot. Nose piece covered in woven horse hair, borwn, tan, red with stripes and three diamonds. Flat, braided knots flank nose piece. | NA.403.297.jpg | NA.403.297.v1.jpg | bosal | rawhide | horse hair | cotton thread | Unknown

NA.203.1730
Northern Plains | hair ornam...
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NA.203.1730 | ca 1890 | width: 2.5 in, L: 48 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 | Hair ornament with beaded tab and horse hair. Narrow rectangular tab tapering at end; beaded rectangles with white inverted triangles, forked tree and open box designs and smaller triangles in white, green, red, and blue beads. Lower section of tab has long triangle, dark red beads, small yellow/blue rectangles, white outline with blue tipi designs and red doors. Outer edges of tab in pink bead edging, brass cones with red dyed horse hair attached to lower potion, outer edges. End of tab has round piece of hide covered in blue and pink beadwork bands, continues into brass cones with red horse hair, blue silk ribbons. Grey horse hair attached to hide from tail area, tied to reverse of tab. | NA.203.1730.JPG | hair ornament | horse hair | dyed horse hair | metal cones | silk ribbon | tanned hide | glass beads | Northern Plains

NA.203.1671
Northern Plains | hair ornam...
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NA.203.1671 | ca. 1870-1890 | L: 36 in, width: 2.25 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 | Dyck 1444, worn, good | NA.203.1671.jpg | hair ornament | cotton thread | eagle feathers | hair | horse hair | tanned hide | cotton twine | leather | wool cloth | glass beads | Northern Plains

NA.504.447
Northern Plains | Lakota | p...
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NA.504.447 | 1964 | width: 1.25 in, L: 20 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 | Wood pipe stem with braided quillwork wraps, feathers, and horse hair. Stem end squared to mid-point. Section towards mouth piece oval in shape and wrapped with bands of braided quillwork in red, natural and purple band. Grey horsehair and green mallard feathers wrapped on each side of quillwork, tied with hide thongs. Blunt mouthpiece. | NA.504.447.jpg | NA.504.447.v1.jpg | pipe stem | hair | wood | porcupine quills | horse hair | tanned hide | duck feathers | Northern Plains | Lakota

NA.507.148
Crow | doll | wool | tanned ...
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NA.507.148 | 2015 | H: 18 in, wide at widest point: 14 in, depth: 8 in | Plains Indian Museum Acquisitions Fund Purchase | Maledoll, 18" tall, made by Mary Lou Big Day. Dressed in traditional male Crow apparel, legging and shirt. The doll carries a staff in his left hand. | NA.507.148_back.JPG | NA.507.148_front.JPG | doll | wool | tanned hide | horse hair | glass beads | Crow

1.67.186
Southwest | Apache | water b...
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1.67.186 | ca. 1875 | H: 9.5 in, Diameter: 10 in, diameter of opening: 3.75 in | Gift of The Coe Foundation | Apache water container of coiled weave basketry lined with pinion gum, horse hair loops and braided rawhide shoulder strap, c. 1875. Gift of above source, 1967 catalog no. 480. CONDITION: Shoulder strap broken off. | Apache coiled water bottle on a three rod foundation with pine pitch lining the interior, and some on the base. Braided rawhide, horse hair and cotton cloth handles. The bottle has a herringbone rim finish (Bryn Potter: 7/2013- AMD). | 1.67.186.jpg | 1.67.186.jpg | 1.67.186v2.jpg | Coiled | water bottle | basket | Sumac | Willow | cotton cloth | pine pitch | rawhide | horse hair | Southwest | Apache

NA.203.1658
Arikara | Mandan | Missouri ...
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NA.203.1658 | ca. 1870 | H: 25 in, circumference: 24 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 | Feather bonnet with carved, split horns. Cap is tanned hide with rawhide strap across crown; covered in smaller eagle body feathers. Horns carved into flattened shape, attached to cap, painted on underside with red pigment/paint. Orange fluffs attached to brow band area (recent addition, not original). Proper right temple has tied bunch of eagle body feathers, magpie and owl feathers, two tail feathers, ermines; proper left temple has eagle tail and body feathers, owl feathers, ermines. Red wool trailer 54” in length, eagle feathers secured with rawhide loops to hide tie; white horse hair attached to tips. Inscription in ink inside cap: “Arikara/Mandan/KOL B-43” | NA.203.1658.jpg | trailer | headdress | ochre | wool cloth | golden eagle tail feathers | tanned hide | magpie feathers | ermine hide | owl feathers | dyed feathers | ermine hair | horse hair | golden eagle feathers | horn | paint | Arikara | Mandan | Missouri River Region

1.69.6543
rope | yarn | commercially t...
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1.69.6543 | L: 264 in | Object is a yarn rope with a brown, beige, orange striped pattern. On one end is two tanned leather strips, on the other is a grouping of hair. | FIC.2016.2.JPG | FIC.2016.2b.JPG | FIC.2016.2a.JPG | rope | yarn | commercially tanned leather. | horse hair

NA.203.1655
Plains | headdress | metal ...
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NA.203.1655 | 1950s | H: 15 in, circumference: 24 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 | Turban style headdress. Wide head band lined with red wool, outside covered with white cow hide and fur. Brass buttons along edge of red cloth trim; blue and red cut feathers attached inside edge of trim; red/white/blue plaid ribbons sewn to back of headdress. Seven (7) turkey feathers sewn inside headband; red, pink and blue feathers at bases. Plastic ring with metal spring, horse hair braid, fur and strings tied near each temple. 1950s headdress per EIH’s examination/notes. | NA.203.1655.v1.jpg | headdress | metal | plastic | wool cloth | cow hide | cow hair on hide | horse hair | brass buttons | dyed feathers | ribbon | Plains