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NA.202.610
South Dakota | Sioux | vest ...
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NA.202.610 | 1885 | L: 20.875 in, width: 18.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Leather fully beaded lazy stitch. Geometric designs, triangles, chevrons, and diamonds in green, red white hearts, dark blue, turquoise and metallic gold on white ground with dark blue borders. | NA.202.610.JPG | na.202.610v1.jpg | na.202.610v2.jpg | geometric | triangles | diamonds | chevrons | vest | metallic gold | lazy stitch | green | Beads | leather | red white hearts | dark blue | seed | turquoise | White | South Dakota | Sioux

1.67.564
Northern Plains | breastplat...
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1.67.564 | ca. 1885 | L: 8.75 in, width: 5.125 in, charm length: 6.25 in | Credit line: Gift of The Coe Foundation, Description: Breastplate. Four rows of dentalium shells separated by strips of rawhide trimmed with metallic gold braid, buckskin thong ties at top of outer rawhide strips. Tied to center strip near top is 2" pink conch shell with remnants of 2 violet dyed feathers. At bottoms of rawhide strips are multi-colored seed bead loops (mostly yellow beads) through which are strung the leather thong ties of a charm. Charm is wrap beaded in light blue with yellow and dark blue stripes and has 2 danglers also wrap beaded in light blue with a yellow band bordered by dark blue, ends of danglers are split into 4 pieces each of which has a tin cone attached. Dimensions: Length (#1) is breastplate only. Condition: Fragile - dentalium are cracked and broken with pieces missing. Origin: Original studio collection of artist Frederic S. Remington. Previously mistakenly accessioned into the PIM collection as NA.203.125 | 1.67.564.JPG | stripes | breastplate | rawhide | metallic gold | Buckskin | feathers | braid | cone | violet dyed | dentalium | Beads | multi-colored seed | shells | tin | Northern Plains

NA.202.699
Wyoming | Arapaho | Moccasin...
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NA.202.699 | ca. 1905 | L: 10.5 in, width: 4.625 in, H: 4 in | Gift of Harriet D. Reed and Betty N. Landercasper, In Memory of W. Guruea Dyer. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, black cloth on top edge. Beaded with triangles and crosses in blue, green, red white hearts, and metallic gold on white strips around bottom and down foot to toe. Green fill between strips. | NA.202.699A&B.JPG | na.202.699.jpg | strips | triangles | crosses | Moccasins | Beads | metallic gold | deerskin | seed | green | cloth | red white hearts | White | blue | black | Wyoming | Arapaho

NA.202.471
Sioux | Northern Plains | pa...
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NA.202.471 | 1885 | L: 41.375 in, width: 20.875 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin pants with side and back pockets. Fringe on each leg and beaded strip down each leg. Three stepped triangles and two crosses on each side in blue, red, yellow and metallic gold on white ground. | NA.202.471.JPG | NA.202.471.JPG | NA.202.471.JPG | stepped triangles | crosses | pants | metallic gold | White | fringe | seed | blue | deerskin | Red | Beads | yellow | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.202.538
Montana | Crow | cape | gree...
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NA.202.538 | 1930's | L: 43.25 in, width: 53.375 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Green wool selvedge edge around bottom and at end of sleeves. Red and white gingham undersleeves, red wool strips around bottom and sleeves. Floral beaded designs on front and back in pink, turquoise, maroon, blue, white, red, green, orange white hearts and dark blue. Remnants of metallic gold cloth strips around bottom and sleeves. Also gold beads around sleeves and white beads in zig-zag design. | NA.202.538.JPG | na.202.538v1.jpg | na.202.538v2.jpg | floral | cape | green | gingham | Beads | metallic gold | dark blue | cloth | seed | turquoise | gold | maroon | wool | White | pink | orange white hearts | Red | blue | Montana | Crow

NA.202.652
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.652 | 1890 | L: 10.375 in, width: 3.625 in, H: 3.375 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, blue, pink and green ribbons around top edge. Fully beaded with chevron designs in dark blue and yellow on blue ground. Also on tongue with metallic gold edge beading, pink and dark blue beaded strip around bottom and across foot. Strip around top with red white hearts triangles and white. Red white hearts cross on top of foot. | na.202.652.jpg | NA.202.652.JPG | cross | chevron | triangles | Moccasins | Ribbons | metallic gold | yellow | dark blue | red white hearts | green | blue | seed | deerskin | Beads | pink | White | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Gros Ventre

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.202.573
Non-Indian | jacket | turquo...
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NA.202.573 | 1880 | L: 31.5 in, shoulder to shoulder: 18.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin with fringe. Five round brass buttons down front. Floral beading dow each side on front, meets on back in "v" shape. Colors are dark blue, turquoise, dark green, green, pink and white with metallic gold outline. | NA.202.573.JPG | floral | jacket | turquoise | White | brass | green | dark green | pink | seed | metallic gold | Beads | deerskin | round | buttons | dark blue | fringe | Non-Indian

NA.202.441
Northern Plains | Sioux | dr...
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NA.202.441 | ca. 1890 | L: 54 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deer hide with fringe. Beaded yoke lazy stitch with cross, box and tipi designs in red, blue, yellow and metallic gold on blue ground. Bead strips around bottom in blue, green, red and yellow. Tin cones on bottom tabs on each side. | NA.202.441.JPG | NA.202.441.JPG | NA.202.441.JPG | tipi designs | box | cross | dress | glass beads | strips | deer hide | tin | metallic gold | yellow | cones | fringe | During the early reservation period, beadwork on clothing became more intricate. Because of this more sedentary lifestyle, artisans were able to work on elaborate embellishments and had plentiful supplies of colorful glass beads. Lakota women created dresses such as this one featuring fully beaded yokes with geometric designs. Beautiful yet too heavy for daily wear, these dresses were worn for ceremonies, parades, and other special occasions. | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.202.591
Chippewa | Great Lakes | jac...
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NA.202.591 | 1885 | L: 29.125 in, shoulder to shoulder: 19.75 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin, painted yellow, fringed on collar, around shoulders, and across back. Buttons part-way down front. Multi-colored floral bead decoration outlined in white across back and on cuffs. Blue, green and metallic gold beading where the two pockets have been sewn up. | NA.202.591.JPG | floral | jacket | multi-colored | paint | green | Beads | White | metallic gold | deerskin | buttons | seed | yellow | fringe | blue | Chippewa | Great Lakes

NA.202.491
Eastern Sioux | trousers | f...
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NA.202.491 | 1895 | L: 47.25 in, width: 15.25 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin with fringe down each side, front pockets, metal hook fly; inside top lined with cloth material; seams reinforced and held together with string; beaded floral designs down each leg and on front of hip in metallic gold, blue, turquoise, pink, green, yellow and red white hearts; beading on right hip nearly all gone. | NA.202.491.JPG | NA.202.491.view2.jpg | floral | trousers | fringe | blue | hook | metal | green | turquoise | red white hearts | pink | metallic gold | seed | Beads | yellow | deerskin | Eastern Sioux

NA.202.623
Great Lakes | Chippewa | ves...
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NA.202.623 | 1900 | L: 20.875 in, width: 15.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Boy's -- Blue wool front, printed cloth lining, red velveteen back. Four pockets. Beaded floral designs on front mirroring each other in blue, dark blue, pink, red, green, clear pink, yellow, red white hearts and metallic gold. Male parts of snaps around edges and in triangle designs on back. | NA.202.623.JPG | na.202.623v1.jpg | na.202.623v2.jpg | triangles | floral | vest | cloth | velveteen | snaps | green | dark blue | wool | blue | Red | clear pink | pink | red white hearts | metallic gold | Beads | yellow | seed | metal | lining | Great Lakes | Chippewa

NA.202.742
Northern Canada | Moccasins ...
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NA.202.742 | 1930's | L: 9.875 in, width: 4.25 in, H: 7.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, soft soled, high top. Black and red wool around heel. Beaded floral design on foot in purple, red, and white with black and metallic gold border. | NA.202.742.A&B.JPG | na.202.742.jpg | floral | Moccasins | black | Beads | wool | seed | Red | deerskin | White | metallic gold | high top | purple | Northern Canada

NA.202.633
Sioux | South Dakota | leggi...
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NA.202.633 | 1890 | L: 7.875 in, width: 5.125 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's -- Leather, fully beaded lazy stitch. Triangles and diamond designs in blue, red white hearts, green, metallic gold on white ground. Single-no mate. | NA.202.633.JPG | na.202.633.jpg | diamonds | triangles | legging | seed | leather | Beads | blue | White | metallic gold | red white hearts | lazy stitch | green | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.202.434
Ute | Colorado | leggings | ...
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NA.202.434 | 1890 | L: 15.5 in, width: 9.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Women's -- Deerskin with lazy stitch beading around bottom. Repeating tipi designs in pink, blue, yellow, red, green, and metallic gold on white ground. Tabs painted green and a line of red paint around the bottom and up the sides next to the green. | NA.202.434.A&B.JPG | na.202.434.jpg | NA.202.434.jpg | tipi designs | line | leggings | Red | Beads | pink | green | lazy stitch | yellow | deerskin | seed | White | blue | metallic gold | paint | Ute | Colorado

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

NA.202.457
Blood | Canada | Northern Pl...
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NA.202.457 | 1905 | L: 10.5 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 6.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of the Pilot Foundation | 40 Blood Can and 40 written on soles with a tag Blood Canadaian Blackfeet 1910-12 on the right one. | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard sole, high top. Red wool cuff sewn to where ankle meets foot. Beaded strip around bottom on outside in blue, yellow and pink on turquoise ground. Keyhole shaped beading on foot in turquoise, yellow, blue, red, metallic gold and green with blue outline. | NA.202.457.A&B.JPG | NA.202.457.jpg | NA.202.457.jpg | keyhole design | Moccasins | yellow | pink | turquoise | high top | wool | seed | Red | metallic gold | blue | deerskin | green | Beads | Blood | Canada | Northern Plains

NA.202.494
Chippewa | trousers | leathe...
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NA.202.494 | 1910 | L: 43.25 in, width: 13.5 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Leather with fringe down each side and cloth lining, button fly; bead decoration down each leg, zig-zag design with flowers off of it; floral design on each front pocket; colors are shades of blue, green, red, pink, yellow, red white hearts, purple, orange, metallic gold and white; many cut beads. | NA.202.494.JPG | NA.202.494.view2.jpg | floral | trousers | leather | many of them | yellow | seed | cloth | orange | lining | blue | fringe | cut | shades of | Red | pink | red white hearts | metallic gold | green | Beads | purple | White | Chippewa

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