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NA.108.1
Northern Plains | war club |...
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NA.108.1 | ca. 1870 | overall length: 35 in, diameter of stone: 2.625 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Utensils and implements - Fighting. War club - rawhide covered wooden handle with round stone head with tin cone and horse hair danglers at top. Red wool tassle on bottom with band of blue pony beads and black human hair. Buckskin tie thong at end. | NA.108.1.JPG | war club | human | tin | Animal | pony | glass beads | wood | Tradecloth | stone | hide | horse | hair | Northern Plains

NA.202.211
Northern Plains | Sioux | sh...
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NA.202.211 | ca. 1885 | bodice length: 35 in, sleeve length: 22 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Tanned, deer hide, dyed with yellow ochre, lazy stitch shoulder and sleeve tabs in geometric design. Bead diamond design on front and back. Human hair tassles. Neck edge bound with red wool. | NA.202.211.JPG | Diamond | shirt | Beads | lazy stitch | tanned | human | cloth | wool | painted | hide | trade | hair | yellow ochre | Red | seed | deer | Northern Plains | Sioux

1.69.2297
floral arrangement | human |...
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1.69.2297 | ca. 1870 | L: 16 in, width: 11.75 in, H: 3.5 in | Wreath of brown human hair floral arrangements made by looping strands of hair and holding loops together with light gauge wire (appearance resembles tatting), mounted with light wire on an oval ring of fence gauge wire open on one long side and covered with brown wool yarn. | 1.69.2297.JPG | floral arrangement | human | brown | wire | yarn | wool | light gauge | hair

NA.205.82
Blackfeet | Feather bonnet |...
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NA.205.82 | 1945-1955 | L: 27 in, H: 31 in, width: 12 in | Dress and Adornment, Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Warbonnet with eagle feather, smaller feather with plumes on top of hat, blue dyed feathers at base of larger feathers. Tops of feathers are accented with white dots and horse-hair streamers. Quill of feathers are wrapped with woolcloth and white tape (tape is wound in spiraling fashion around red cloth.) Beaded headband and flanking rosettes: light blue, white, dark blue, orange, black, clear strands hanging from flanking rosettes, teal and large light blue beads used as decorative element near attachment to hats base. Ermine skins with red feathers on their extreme ends. Rosette has stainless steel ball chain attached to its center area, piece of ermine is on the end of the chain. Human hair used as tassel on right side. Ribbon tassels (yellow, pink, white. Shoestring, buckskin thongs. | NA.205.82.JPG | NA.205.82.JPG | rosettes | Feather bonnet | ribbon | human | Beads | ermine | steel | blue | feathers | golden eagle | dark blue | leather | White | horse | light blue | stainless | Red | hair | pink | teal | black | yellow | orange | dyed | Buckskin | wool | Clear | Blackfeet

NA.202.309
Yakama | Columbia River | Pl...
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NA.202.309 | ca. 1937 | L: 26.5 in, width: 24.25 in, sleeve length: 20.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Buckskin with applique bead front and back shoulder panels in triangle design (light and dark blue on yellow background). Red wool neck edge and "V" design on front and back at neck. Red wool sleeve strips with beaded rosettes. Longer tabs at each bottom corner. Fringe extending from edges. This shirt was worn by Chief Tommy Thompson at the dedication of Bonneville Dam at which he officiated along with President Roosevelt, 1937. | NA.202.309.JPG | na.202.309v1.jpg | na.202.309v2.jpg | na.202.309.jpg | triangle design | shirt | fringe | human | applique | dark blue | Red | hair | seed | yellow | wool | hide | light blue | trade | cloth | tanned | deer | Beads | Yakama | Columbia River | Plateau

NA.203.157
Northern Plains | hair piece...
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NA.203.157 | band length: 14.5 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Hair piece of three braids of human hair with tanned strip along top with bead decoration. Small conch shell on each end. | NA.203.157.JPG | na.203.157.jpg | hair piece | hair | human | seed | shells | Animal | hide | conch | braided | Beads | Northern Plains

NA.203.160
Northern Plains | hair piece...
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NA.203.160 | Diameter: 7 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Hair piece - human hair with black ribbon along top edge with elastic strip in center. | NA.203.160.JPG | na.203.160.jpg | hair piece | ribbon | human | elastic | black | hair | Northern Plains

NA.203.226
Northern Plains | necklace |...
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NA.203.226 | overall length: 25.5 in | Personal Adornment & Ritual Regalia. Necklace - single strand of beige faceted glass beads on rawhide with buckskin pouch at bottom center. Human hair tassles attached and feather puffs. | na.203.226.jpg | necklace | feather | hair | Beads | human | glass | Animal | puffs | hide | Northern Plains

NA.202.212
Northern Plains | shirt | pa...
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NA.202.212 | ca. 1895 | bodice length: 40 in, sleeve length: 22 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Tanned, deer hide, lazy stitch shoulder, sleeve, neck and back tabs in geometric design. Human hair tassles attached to tabs. Fringe and serrated edge along bottom. Fringe on sides and sleeve. | na.202.212v1.jpg | na.202.212v2.jpg | NA.202.212VIEW2.JPG | NA.202.212VIEW1.JPG | geometric | shirt | painted | yellow ochre | human | tanned | lazy stitch | hair | Red | wool | seed | trade | hide | Beads | deer | cloth | Northern Plains

NA.202.205
Sioux | Northern Plains | sh...
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NA.202.205 | ca. 1880 | bodice length: 33 in, sleeve length: 22 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, painted with green and yellow ochre. Lazy stitch beaded shoulder, sleeve, neck and back tabs in geometric design. Neck edge bound with red wool having serrated edge. Human hair tassles with thread wrapping at top. Fringe along sleeves, sides and bottom. | NA.202.205view1.JPG | NA.202.205view1.JPG | NA.202.205view2.JPG | NA.202.205view2.JPG | NA.202.205.jpg | geometric | shirt | wool | human | tanned | trade cloth | thread | seed | glass beads | hair | pigment | deer hide | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.202.310
Columbia River | Yakama | Pl...
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NA.202.310 | ca. 1937 | panel length: 15.5 in, panel width: 13.875 in, waistband length: 34.5 in, waistband width: 2.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, back lined with black cloth and canvas; other panel lined with floral print cotton cloth. Overlay geometric vbead waist band and panel. Overlay floral plastic bead design with red roses. Brass buttons along outside edge. Other panel of green and pink diagonal rows of ribbon on red velour cloth background. Edged with light blue ribbon. | NA.202.310.jpg | floral | geometric | breechcloth | light blue | hide | human | trade | cloth | black | green | plastic | buttons | tanned | canvas | Red | brass | Beads | cotton | seed | deer | overlay | ribbon | hair | red velour | pink | floral print | Columbia River | Yakama | Plateau

NA.202.195
Northern Plains | Assiniboin...
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NA.202.195 | ca. 1890 | bodice length: 38 in, sleeve length: 21.75 in | Gift of Corliss C. and Audrienne H. Moseley | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Commercially tanned and dyed with brown and yellow ochre. Wrapped quillwork shoulder tabs extending down front and back, sleeve tabs with ermine strips and black human hair attached. Ermine and hair wrapped at top with red wool. Neck and back tabs with lazy stitch bead border in geometric design. Fringe along neck and back tabs, bottom of sleeves and on shoulder tabs. Cut fringe along bottom of shirt with tabs at bottom sides. | NA.202.195A&B.JPG | na.202.195v1.jpg | na.202.195v2.jpg | geometric | shirt | fringe | dyed | brown | lazy stitch | quills | ermine | trade | human | black | cloth | tanned | yellow ochre | hair | deer | commercially | porcupine | wool | hide | Red | wrapped | Northern Plains | Assiniboin

NA.202.438
Oklahoma | Kiowa | leggings ...
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NA.202.438 | L: 33 in, width: 19.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin painted yellow; tabs lined with green velvet; white edge beading and German silver studs down edge of tab; ends of tabs beaded in blue, white and red and trimmed with metal hearts and dark hair (human?); twisted leather fringe below tabs. | NA.202.438.A&B.JPG | na.202.438.jpg | leggings | seed | leather | metal | human | Beads | German | velvet | twisted | silver | paint | hair | deerskin | Oklahoma | Kiowa

NA.108.12
Sioux | Northern Plains | sh...
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NA.108.12 | ca. 1880 | Diameter: 15.75 in | Utensils and implements - Fighting. Model shield and cover - rawhide, painted with deer on green background, blue bead half moon at bottom. Red wool along top edge with side tabs having black human hair tassles wrapped with sinew at top. Feather tassles attached. | na.108.12.JPG | na.108.12.jpg | moon | half | deer | shield cover | Tradecloth | hair | sinew | bald eagle | human | Beads | hide | paint | Animal | feathers | seed | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.203.15
Northern Plains | hair ornam...
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NA.203.15 | ca. 1895 | L: 38 in, width: 7.25 in | Gift of Mr. Nick Eggenhofer | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment & Ritual Regalia. Object: Hair ornament (fall piece) - tanned, strips of braided human hair with print cotton tradecloth band at top, cloth wrapped sections with ermine pieces. Red wool tradecloth fringe at bottom of braided section. Tribe: Crow or (Blackfeet). | NA.203.15.JPG | na.203.15.jpg | hair ornament | deer hide | fringe | hair | Tradecloth | ermine | Print | Red | human | tanned | braided | wool | cotton | Northern Plains

NA.203.158
Northern Plains | hair piece...
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NA.203.158 | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Hair piece - human hair folded over with machine stitching across top. | NA.203.158.JPG | na.203.158.jpg | hair piece | string | human | machine stitched | hair | Northern Plains

NA.403.111
quirt | White | blue | leath...
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NA.403.111 | L: 37.75 in, Diameter: .75 in | Transportation: Land Transportation. Wood with leather whip end. Wrapped with red, black and white horse hair. Also brown human hair, white horse hair, blue and yellow feathers and multi-colored wrap beading. | NA.403.111.JPG | na.403.111.jpg | quirt | White | blue | leather | yellow | Red | feathers | brown | wood | wrapped | human | black | Beads | horse | hair | multi-colored

NA.203.136
Northern Plains | Gros Ventr...
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NA.203.136 | ca. 1880 | overall length: 43 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Horn bonnet - buffalo hide skull cap with checked cloth lining, two buffalo horns attached. Row of brass bells along edge. Strips of black wool extending from sides. Eagle feathers at back with red wool wrapped stems, several tassles of braided human hair attached. | NA.203.136view1.JPG | NA.203.136view2.JPG | NA.203.136view2.JPG | NA.203.136view1.JPG | NA.203.136.JPG | Buffalo Horn Bonnet | wool | feathers | hide | cotton | cloth | buffalo | horns | eagle | brass | human | hair | bells | Northern Plains | Gros Ventre

NA.506.17
Iroquois | mask | wood | clo...
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NA.506.17 | ca. 1920 | L: 3.25 in, width: 2.125 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Carved wooden face painted in red, black and orange; exaggerated nose and mouth; human hair tied with two strips of red cloth; leather tie at top of mask. | NA.506.17.JPG | na.506.17.jpg | face | mask | wood | cloth | leather | black | Red | painted | orange | human | tie | carved | hair | Iroquois

NA.202.267
Lakota | Northern Plains | S...
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NA.202.267 | ca. 1885 | bodice length: 34.5 in, sleeve length: 22.5 in | Gift of Corliss C. and Audrienne H. Moseley | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Tanned, dyed with yellow and green ochre. Lazy stitch bead strip down each sleeve and over shoulders, tab on front and back of neck in geometric design. Neck edge bound with red wool having serrated edge. Human hair tassles wrapped with white or red porcupine quills. Fringe along outside edges. Bead strip close to edge on bodice of shirt. | na.202.267v1.jpg | NA.202.267.jpg | na.202.267v2.jpg | NA.202.267.JPG | geometric | shirt | Beads | hair | wrapped | tanned | lazy stitch | cloth | fringe | deer | yellow | seed | wool | dyed | hide | White | porcupine | Red | quills | trade | human | green ochre | Lakota | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.507.72
Sioux | doll | feather | hai...
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NA.507.72 | ca. 1885 | L: 15.25 in, width: 9.5 in | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Leather; yoke of dress beaded with triangle and cross design in orange, green, blue, white and red on light blue ground with border in red, white, blue, green and orange; painted face with beaded eyes and mouth; human hair braids; porcupine quill necklace; necklace of black beads and snail shell; snail shell earrings; turkey feather in hair; awl case and knife case beaded in blue, red white hearts, green, orange, dark blue and white; beaded moccasins in blue, red white hearts, orange and green. ---Gift of the above source. Photographed. | na.507.72.jpg | NA.507.72.JPG | triangles | crosses | doll | feather | hair | quills | seed | snails | Turkey | leather | pigment | Beads | porcupine | shells | human | Sioux

NA.507.86
Plateau | Salish | toy cradl...
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NA.507.86 | ca. 1900 | cradle length: 19.875 in, cradle width: 9.25 in, cradle depth: 3.5 in, doll length: 10 in, doll body width: 4 in, doll head width: 3.5 in, doll depth: 2.25 in | Gift of Margorie L. Smith | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Round top board base covered all over with leather (elk?); beaded floral design at top with red and clear pink 5-petal flowers and clear kelly green leaves; leather fringe adjacent to head opening which is lined with pink and white floral print cotton material; laced front with an ornamental string of round white beads, light blue, greasy blue, clear green, black, clear and assorted other pony beads with a bone elk tooth and a serrated edged round piece of shell; back of carrier has a strip of fringe at the top and a leather strap handle; doll in carrier has a leather face with stitched nose, painted black eyes and brows, painted red mouth and cheeks and medium brown human hair sewn on with black thread; white knit stocking head with wool batting body wrapped with yellow, blue and pink on white cotton cloth that has 2 machine stitched seams and pink binding at upper edge-perhaps the sleeve from a dress; carrier is also lined and padded with white knit stocking material. | NA.507.86.JPG | na.507.86.jpg | floral | toy cradle | Beads | leather | bone | wool | cloth | thread | knit | pigment | stocking | batting | tooth | hand stitching | hair | machine stitch | shell | elk | cotton | seed | wood | pony | human | binding | Plateau | Salish