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NA.202.746
Wyoming | Arapaho | Moccasin...
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NA.202.746 | 1885 | H: 4 in, L: 11 in, width: 3.75 in | Donated by Karen Lauter, given for Mr. and Mrs. Max Nichols. | Specify on label: Donated by Karen Lauter, given for Mr. and Mrs. Max Nichols. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled; beaded strip around bottom, across and down foot; triangle designs in red white hearts, blue and metallic silver on white ground with blue border; beaded green fill between strips. | NA.202.746.A&B.JPG | triangles | Moccasins | red white hearts | blue | deerskin | green | seed | White | metallic silver | Beads | Wyoming | Arapaho

NA.502.176
Cheyenne | natal charm | amb...
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NA.502.176 | ca. 1890 | L: 4.5 in, width: 1.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Turtle shaped, fully beaded on both sides with a band around outside edge and down center of shell, each side of shell has a 4-legged animal shape with a split tail; one side is beaded light blue with faceted dark blue animals and a purple and yellow striped border and center band; other side is beaded with dark green faceted shell and red white hearts animals, amber heads with dark blue eyes and mouth, light blue and dark blue faceted center band, border of light blue with dark blue and red white hearts squares and stripes; three legs are wrapped with light greasy blue beads and have 3 leather toes; body and legs all beaded with small seed beads; top and bottom seam line is overcast with dark blue and white regular sized seed beads. | na.502.176v1.jpg | na.502.176v2.jpg | NA.502.176VIEW1.JPG | NA.502.176VIEW2.JPG | turtle shape | animals | 4-legged animal shape with split tail | band | squares | striped border | natal charm | amber | red white hearts | Beads | leather | White | light blue | dark green | yellow | seed | purple | light greasy blue | faceted | dark blue | Cheyenne

NA.202.594
Northern Plains | shirt | re...
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NA.202.594 | L: 34.5 in, shoulder to shoulder: 20.5 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin, fringed, red cloth binding around neck and cuffs. Triangular tabs below neck on front and back. Bead decoration on front, back and sleeves, circle, cross and box designs in red white hearts, dark blue, white, blue, green and orange. Remnants of porcupine quills and horse hair on some fringe. | NA.202.594.JPG | cross | circle | box designs | shirt | red white hearts | deerskin | green | Beads | horse | blue | hair | orange | Red | binding | cloth | White | porcupine | quills | fringe | dark blue | seed | Northern Plains

NA.202.859
Sioux | Moccasins | lazy sti...
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NA.202.859 | ca. 1885 | H: 4.625 x 4.5 in, width: 3.5 x 3.375 in, L: 9.875 x 9.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Barron G. Collier, II | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Buckskin uppers, soles, tongue and rectangular cuff-sinew sewn. Fully beaded vamp has lazy stitched band of red white hearts down center with bands of white and royal blue triangles on either side, all on royal ground with 2 rows of faceted gold and 2 of faceted silver beads on each side. Sides are beaded all around with triangles of green, red white hearts, faceted gold and royal blue with a central door of faceted gold and royal, alternating with red white hearts and gold faceted crosses, all on white ground. Soles are fully lazy stitch beaded with diagonal rows of white and red white hearts rectangles on a central royal blue ground surrounded by red white hearts stepped triangles with doors of royal and white alternating with royal blue rectangles on a white ground. | NA.202.859A&B.JPG | na.202.859v2.jpg | na.202.859v1.jpg | NA.202.859.jpg | diagonal rows | bands | rectangles | central doors | triangles | stepped triangles with doors | crosses | Moccasins | lazy stitch | red white hearts | Beads | green | silver | faceted | sinew | gold | royal blue | White | Buckskin | seed | Sioux

NA.202.502
Cheyenne | Plains | leggings...
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NA.202.502 | 1910 | L: 31.25 in, width: 10.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin, fringed down side and at bottom, leather tie added; beaded strip on leather sewn on one side; lazy stitch with five triangle designs in yellow, blue, red white hearts and green on white with blue ground. | NA.202.502.A&B.JPG | na.202.502.jpg | triangles | leggings | red white hearts | tie | blue | seed | green | Beads | fringe | deerskin | White | lazy stitch | yellow | leather | Cheyenne | Plains

NA.202.646
Gros Ventre | Fort Belknap I...
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NA.202.646 | 1890 | L: 10.125 in, width: 3.75 in, H: 2.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soles; green cloth around top; partially beaded, strip down toe with triangles and boxes in pink, blue, yellow and red white hearts on tuquoise ground; beaded strip around bottom has double triangle designs in blue outlined in red white hearts on tuquoise ground. | na.202.646.jpg | NA.202.646.JPG | triangles | boxes | double triangle designs | Moccasins | red white hearts | deerskin | blue | green | turquoise | pink | yellow | cloth | Beads | seed | Gros Ventre | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana

NA.504.280
South Dakota | Sioux | tobac...
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NA.504.280 | 1885 | L: 22.25 in, width: 6.125 in | The Evans-Pettinger-Pratt-Anderson Collection of Sitting Bull Materials | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Deerskin, beaded strip around top and down each side, cross designs in red white hearts, white and blue on turquoise ground; beaded panel has diamond and triangle designs in yellow, red white hearts, dark blue, white and blue on turquoise ground; beaded panel on reverse side has triangle designs in red white hearts, dark blue, white and yellow on turquoise ground; fringe at bottom is gone. | NA.504.280.JPG | na.504.280v1.jpg | na.504.280v2.jpg | cross | triangles | diamonds | tobacco bag | red white hearts | Beads | blue | dark blue | yellow | White | hide | turquoise | deer | seed | fringe | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.475
Arapaho | Wind River Indian ...
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NA.202.475 | 1885 | L: 19.375 in, width: 8.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Deerskin with beaded strip down the side and around bottom. Triangle designs in dark blue, red white hearts, and white on blue ground. Smaller strip around very bottom same colors and designs. Dark blue and yellow edge beading around bottom edge. | NA.202.475.A&B.JPG | triangle designs | leggings | red white hearts | yellow | blue | White | dark blue | seed | Beads | deerskin | Arapaho | Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming

NA.202.552
South Dakota | Sioux | dress...
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NA.202.552 | 1885 | L: 23.75 in, width: 30.375 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's -- Deerskin, fringed sleeves and bottom. Beaded yoke, triangles and crosses in blue, green, red white hearts, and white on pink ground. Green, red white hearts, yellow, and blue bands run through ground to sleeves and on top of shoulders. Beaded pink boxes on body of dress front and back with pink, blue and white beaded strips at bottom on front and back. | NA.202.552.JPG | crosses | triangles | boxes | dress | Beads | red white hearts | seed | deerskin | yellow | green | White | fringe | blue | pink | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.820
Sioux | South Dakota | Mocca...
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NA.202.820 | ca. 1890 | L: 11.25 in, width: 4.125 in, H: 4.125 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Purchased by the staff of the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in the names of Peter H. and Elizabeth W. Hassrick | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Leather; beaded upper with geometric design in white, red whtie hearts, orange and yellow on blue ground; beaded stripe around base in whtie, yellow, blue and orange; rawhide soles. | na.202.820.jpg | geometric | Moccasins | soles | red white hearts | blue | yellow | seed | leather | orange | rawhide | White | Beads | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.504.242
Northern Plains | tobacco ba...
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NA.504.242 | 1890 | L: 31.875 in, width: 5.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Deerskin, beading around top and down one side in blue, green, red white hearts, yellow and dark blue. Design on panel identical on both sides. Central box with alternating green and yellow with dark blue band. Four red white hearts with green stripes to each side of the box. Top and bottom borders to panels have a series of dark blue triangles. Overall ground is blue, rawhide strips wrapped with red, green, white and purple porcupine quills forming two cross within a box designs. Most of fringe is gone. | na.504.242.jpg | NA.504.242.JPG | triangles | bands | stripes | cross | tobacco bag | fringe | red white hearts | blue | purple | porcupine | quills | seed | green | deer | dark blue | yellow | hide | Red | Beads | White | Northern Plains

NA.202.768
Sioux | South Dakota | Mocca...
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NA.202.768 | ca. 1875-80 | L: 10 in, width: 4.25 in, H: 4 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, porcupine quill decoration tipi designs in yellow, green and purple on red ground; beaded stip around bottom; geometric designs in dark blue, red white hearts, green, and yellow on white ground; fully beaded sole, geoemtric designs in green, dark blue and red white hearts on white ground. | NA.202.768A&B.JPG | na.202.768.jpg | Moccasins | dark blue | red white hearts | seed | green | Beads | porcupine | quills | Red | White | deerskin | purple | yellow | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.403.104
Northern Plains | double sad...
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NA.403.104 | 1885 | width without fringe: 10 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Jerome Gannon and Charles Uribe | Transportation: Land Transportation. Deerskin with fringe. Beaded panel on each end. Hourglass design in yellow, blue, turquoise, red white hearts, white and green on green ground with blue border. Several bells on each side. Strip of red cloth is along one edge running from panel to panel, it is decorated with sequins and white beads. | NA.403.104.JPG | na.403.104.jpg | hourglass | double saddlebag | Red | red white hearts | blue | cloth | yellow | bells | fringe | White | green | turquoise | deerskin | seed | sequins | Beads | Northern Plains

NA.202.626
South Dakota | Sioux | vest ...
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NA.202.626 | 1885 | L: 29 in, width: 19.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Leather fully beaded lazy stitch with four horses on front. Two yellow, and the two green ones with riders in feather bonnets. Back has four horses, two green and the two red white hearts ones being led by Indians, also cross designs. Colors are green, red white hearts, yellow and blue on white ground with blue borders. | NA.202.626.JPG | na.202.626v2.jpg | na.202.626v1.jpg | cross designs | horses | riders | Feather bonnet | vest | Beads | lazy stitch | red white hearts | blue | seed | White | leather | green | yellow | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.779
Arapaho | Moccasins | soles ...
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NA.202.779 | ca. 1900 | L: 11 in, width: 3.75 in | Gift of Mary S. Keller | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Leather; fully beaded on top with diamond and tipi design in white, red white hearts, yellow and dark blue on blue ground; rawhide soles. | NA.202.779.JPG | NA.202.779.jpg | na.202.779 v2.jpg | tipi designs | diamonds | Moccasins | soles | red white hearts | Beads | seed | blue | leather | dark blue | White | yellow | rawhide | Arapaho

NA.202.607
Sioux | South Dakota | vest ...
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NA.202.607 | 1890 | L: 23.375 in, width: 20 in | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Godwin Pelissero | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Leather with fully beaded lazy stitch beaded decoration. Tipi designs on front and back in blue, red white hearts, green, dark blue, on white ground. Dark blue and white borders. | NA.202.607.JPG | NA.202.607v1.jpg | NA.202.607v2.jpg | tipi designs | vest | green | lazy stitch | red white hearts | leather | blue | White | dark blue | Beads | seed | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.202.655
South Dakota | Sioux | leggi...
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NA.202.655 | 1895 | width including fringe: 21.625 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin painted yellow, fringe painted green. Lazy stitch beaded strip, tipis and crosses in white, red white hearts, green and dark blue on blue ground. | NA.202.655A&B.JPG | NA.202.655.jpg | strips | crosses | leggings | deerskin | White | red white hearts | seed | green | paint | fringe | Beads | blue | yellow | lazy stitch | dark blue | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.502.181
Cheyenne | natal charm | red...
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NA.502.181 | ca. 1885 | L: 7.75 in, width: 3 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Lizard-shaped leather with lazy stitch beaded front, head is blue with yellow eyes and a double yellow and red white hearts tongue, body has blue boxes around sides and down center with 6 red white hearts boxes on a yellow ground, legs are yellow and blue striped with 2 small tin cones on leather thongs at the tips, tail is blue with 3 yellow rows of beads and 2 tin cones on leather thongs at tip, edge is scallop beaded in blue; leather thong tie on back. | na.502.181.jpg | NA.502.181.JPG | lizard shape | scalloped | boxes | rows | striped | natal charm | red white hearts | tin | lazy stitch | seed | cones | thongs | yellow | Beads | leather | blue | Cheyenne

NA.202.672
South Dakota | Sioux | mocca...
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NA.202.672 | ca. 1905 | L: 9.625 in, width: 3.375 in, H: 3.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Single -- Deerskin, hard soled, made from parfleche. Decoration on foot and around outside in blocks of white, red white hearts, blue and yellow. | NA.202.672.JPG | na.202.672.jpg | blocks | moccasin | red white hearts | made from | deerskin | parfleche | seed | White | yellow | blue | Beads | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.507.73
Crow | toy cradle | doll | B...
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NA.507.73 | ca. 1890 | L: 20.875 in, width: 5.125 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Wood covered with muslin; beaded at top and bottom with hourglass and cross design in green, white, red white hearts, blue and dark blue on pink ground; leather fringe at top with a few brown and yellow beads; leather fringe at bottom with small green, red and blue beads at tips; doll made of red cloth with painted face and red and white bead necklace. | NA.507.73.JPG | na.507.73.jpg | hourglass | cross | toy cradle | doll | Beads | pink | Red | red white hearts | blue | cloth | yellow | seed | dark blue | paint | muslin | White | fringe | brown | green | cover | wood | Crow

NA.202.701
Sioux | South Dakota | Mocca...
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NA.202.701 | ca. 1895 | L: 11 in, width: 3.875 in, H: 2.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, red cloth on top edge. Bead strips around bottom down foot to toe and across arch. Triangle designs in red white hearts and blue on white ground. Green beaded fill between strips. Torn. | NA.202.701A&B.JPG | na.202.701.jpg | triangles | Moccasins | seed | red white hearts | green | Beads | cloth | Red | blue | White | deerskin | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.202.788
South Dakota | Sioux | Mocca...
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NA.202.788 | ca. 1890 | L: 6.375 in, width: 2.5 in, H: 2.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Leather; fully beaded including sole with cross pattern in dark blue, light blue, yellow green and red white hearts on white ground; long tongue with tin cones and green plumes feathers at tip. | NA.202.788A&B.JPG | na.202.788.jpg | cross pattern | Moccasins | Beads | tin | feathers | yellow green | red white hearts | cones | plumes | dark blue | seed | leather | light blue | green | White | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.781
Sioux | South Dakota | Mocca...
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NA.202.781 | ca. 1885 | L: 9.75 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 3.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Leather; beaded upper with "V" in yellow, red white hearts, blue and green on light blue ground. | NA.202.781A&B.JPG | na.202.781.jpg | V shape | Moccasins | Beads | blue | red white hearts | yellow | light blue | leather | green | seed | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.202.861
Southern Arapaho | Southern ...
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NA.202.861 | ca. 1900 | H: 20 in, width: 3.5 in, L: 9.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. Jerome Gannon and Mr. Charles Uribe | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Women's hightop -- Brain-tanned buckskin, yellow ochre-dyed uppers and hightops, rawhide soles; sole, ankle and heel seams are sinew sewn; center front seams on tops are thread sewn. (B) has a triangular inset in top of seam. Decorative flap on top is trimmed with a white band of lazy-stitch beadwork with alternating diagonal stripes of greasy yellow bordered with black and clear medium blue and red white hearts. Around ankle on top is a lazy stitch white band with short, wide triangles in red white hearts, greasy yellow and black, the top point of each triangle meets the bottom point of an inverted clear medium blue triangle that also has 2 red white hearts triangles attached to it. Edge of flap and lower edge of top are picot beaded with silver faceted beads. Flap is tied over with buckskin thongs trimmed alternately with 6 red and 1 royal blue and 6 milky and 1 royal blue (on A) or 6 opalescent orange and 1 royal blue (on B) pony beads. | NA.202.861A&B.JPG | na.202.861.jpg | inverted triangles | wide triangles | bands | diagonal stripes | Moccasins | Beads | lazy stitch | red white hearts | royal blue | thread | sinew | White | Buckskin | milky | opalescent orange | faceted | clear medium blue | silver | thongs | greasy yellow | picot edge | rawhide | pony | soles | Red | black | brain-tanned | Southern Arapaho | Southern Plains