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NA.403.86
Crow | horse chest decoratio...
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NA.403.86 | 1905 | overall length: 32.625 in, overall width: 15 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Transportation, Land Transportation. Canvas backed, two beaded strips with beaded panel at the bottom with hawk bells and bead fringe; strips have red wool at top and green wool edging; hourglass beadwork design in blue, green, yellow, red nd white intermixed with red wool; panel stylized geometric and curvalineal floral design in red, green, yellow, white and lavendar on blue ground. | NA.403.86.JPG | na.403.86.jpg | na.403.86s.jpg | NA.403.86.jpg | strips | hourglass | curvalineal floral | stylized geometric | horse chest decoration | Beads | seed | green | wool | hawk | White | canvas | yellow | Red | bells | lavendar | blue | fringe | Crow

NA.205.93
feather | bonnet | ribbon | ...
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NA.205.93 | L: 22 in, width: 13 in | Dress and Adornment, Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Eagle (?) feather bonnet with white horsehair streamers. Red, blue yarn, multi colored bead rounds in front. Beaded head band in blue, red, white, green, yellow step design in lazy stitch greasy size 11 seed beads. Some green and red feathers, owl feathers, pheasant tail feathers and blue curtain tassles on decorative strips. Each eagle (?) feather wrapped in red wool at base attached to felt inner hat. Ribbons on outside in red and green with long red, magenta and blue yarn hanging down. | na.205.93v1.jpg | na.205.93v2.jpg | feather | bonnet | ribbon | leather | wool | Beads | feathers | yarn | thread

NA.202.1184
Northern Plains | shirt | pi...
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NA.202.1184 | ca.1850 | shoulder to shoulder: 24 in, shirt length: 44 in, shirt length: 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 | leather, wrapped quill design, beaded border, painted, horsehair, wool, horse tracks, quill is broken in areas, good, 1382 | l.312.2006.1500-view1.jpg | l.312.2006.1500-view2.jpg | shirt | shirt | pigment | Beads | tanned hide | horsehair | quills | wool | Northern Plains

NA.202.39
Northern Plains | Crow | dre...
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NA.202.39 | ca. 1885 | L: 21.75 in, width: 13.75 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Blue wool tradecloth with red cloth neck yoke and band, red band at bottom of sleeves with strip of tan cloth. 3/4 of bodice (front and back) covered with imitation elk teeth. Sleeves completely covered with teeth. Rawhide ties at neck. | NA.202.39.JPG | NA.202.39.jpg | dress | wool | imitation | teeth | muslin | elk | rawhide | Northern Plains | Crow

NA.202.598
South Dakota | Sioux | shirt...
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NA.202.598 | 1870s | L: 42.5 in, width: 58 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Man's (Red Cloud) -- Deerskin, fringe. Upper portion painted blue, lower portion yellow with yellow, orange and brown lines in between. Triangular tabs on front and back of neck decorated with red and blue wool and beading in white, red, blue, green, turquoise and yellow. Lazy stitch beaded strips over shoulders and on each sleeve. Panels with turquoise diamond designs on dark blue ground also with white, green, yellow, red and pink on strips. Upper portion and sleeves also have small beaded squares in red and pink or turquoise and yellow. Human hair bundles run over shoulders and on sleeves, most dark but some light horse hair bundles. Bundles wrapped with undyed porcupine quills and attached to blue beads. Tabs at bottom on each side decorated with triangular piece of red and blue wool with white, blue and green beaded border. | Book: juvenile, Discovering the Arts, Native American Culture, by Katherine Gleason, Rourke Publishing LLC, Vero Beach, 2006, (received Sept. 2005) | NA.202.598Dk.JPG | NA.202.598view1.JPG | NA.202.598view2.JPG | NA.202.598.jpg | strips | Diamond | triangular | squares | shirt | human hair | Horse Hair | deer hide | Glass seed beads | pigment | porcupine quills | wool | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.203.10
Blackfeet | Northern Plains ...
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NA.203.10 | ca. 1915 | cap diameter: 7 in | The Catherine Bradford Collection, Gift of The Coe Foundation | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornments and Ritual Regalia. Horn headdress - felt skull cap covered with ermine strips with red wool tradecloth at top. Split buffalo horns on top with cloth trailer with wrapped horse hair tassles on the end. Beaded strip in geometric design (overlay) along front of skull cap with red & yellow ribbons on each side. | NA.203.10view1.JPG | NA.203.10view1.JPG | NA.203.10view2.JPG | NA.203.10view2.JPG | NA.203.10.jpg | geometric | overlay | Buffalo Horn Bonnet | commercial | Red | seed | felt | Ribbons | wool | buffalo | horns | yellow | horse | Tradecloth | ermine | Beads | hair | bald eagle | feathers | Blackfeet | Northern Plains

1.69.5795.1
jacket | Satin | wool | mach...
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1.69.5795.1 | 1902-1915 | L: 25.75 in, width: 35.5 in | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Terry MacDonald | Beige/green wool 6-button jacket with satin lining. Jacket has collar, long sleeves and right breast pocket. Sleeves have three buttons with corresponding button holes. Bottom of jacket cuts away to the back. Buttons are all alike, brown, tortoise-shell like. | 1.69.5795.1.jpg | 1.69.5795.1&.2.jpg | jacket | Satin | wool | machine sewn

NA.504.11
Crow | Montana | pipe bag | ...
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NA.504.11 | ca. 1885 | L: 17 in, width: 6.75 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Ritual and Recreation: Tanned with overlay beaded panel in geometric design, red wool along top and bottom edge of panel. Small beaded squares and triangles above panel. Short fringe along top, long along bottom edge. | NA.504.11.JPG | NA.504.11.jpg | squares | triangles | geometric | pipe bag | wool | Tradecloth | Beads | deer hide | tanned | fringe | seed | Crow | Montana

NA.302.45
rug | wool | blue | purple |...
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NA.302.45 | L: 74.5 in, width: 30.5 in | Gift of Harriet D. Reed and Betty N. Landercasper, In Memory of W. Guruea Dyer. | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Tightly woven wool (?) with geometric stripes in red, white, blue, purple, green and pink; fringe along ends. | na.302.45.jpg | geometric | rug | wool | blue | purple | fringe | White | Red | pink | green

1.69.3084
Bona Allen | ring, cinch | w...
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1.69.3084 | L: 6.25 in, Diameter: 5.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Cinch ring safe (rub guard). Round leather piece stitched to a wool pad with heavy duty linen thread. A half-moon leather piece is tacked down to smooth side of leather circle and has leather strings with rosette through all 3 layers at very bottom. A Bona Allen product. See Cona Allen catalog #95, pg. 86. | 1.69.3084.JPG | rosette | ring, cinch | wool | thread | leather | linen | Bona Allen

63.70
sash | wool | Woven
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63.70 | L: 86 in, width: 9.125 in, fringe length: 24 in | Woven wool sash with fringed ends, red background with a diagonal design in cream, pale aqua, royal blue, olive green and yellow; fringe consists of strands of weft yarns braided together for 2 inches then separated into 3 2-ply twisted strands with knotted ends. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Some stains and snags. One section of the edge near the middle has been repaired with maroon yarn. One strand of white fringe has also been repaired with maroon yarn. ORIGIN: Purchased from Robert L. Anderson (Anderson tag attached to sash reads: CM RUSSELL/SASH//GC/202). Believed to have belonged to CM Russell. See also 24.85.1. | 63.70.JPG | diagonal design | sash | wool | Woven

NA.203.137
Northern Plains | Crow | hea...
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NA.203.137 | ca. 1875 | H: 7 in | Gift of Corliss C. and Audrienne H. Moseley | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Horn headdress - buffalo hide skull cap with two buffalo horns, strip of red wool along bottom edge and up the middle of overlay bead decoration. Hawk feathers attached on bottom back with red wool wrapped stems. Ermine strips at sides. Ribbon streamers at sides and top. | NA.203.137.JPG | na.203.137.jpg | headdress | wool | Beads | hide | feathers | ermine | bald eagle | seed | Tradecloth | horns | Ribbons | buffalo | Northern Plains | Crow

NA.202.40
Northern Plains | Sioux | dr...
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NA.202.40 | ca. 1885 | L: 46 in, width: 29.5 in | Gift of Mr. Robert Garland | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Blue wool with circular dentallium shell yoke with brown glass trade beads. Purple satin ribbons on side of bottom. Red ribbon across bottom and sleeves, green cloth along bottom edge. | NA.202.40.JPG | NA.202.40.JPG | NA.202.40dtl.JPG | dress | wool | shells | trade | Red | glass | Satin | blue | dentallium | green | ribbon | purple | cloth | Beads | brown | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.302.57
Kialim | rug | wool | brown ...
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NA.302.57 | L: 71 in, width: 31 in | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Woven wool with geometric designs in red, brown, white, green and yellow; hemmed at one end. | NA.302.57.JPG | na.302.57.jpg | geometric | rug | wool | brown | White | Red | Woven | yellow | green | Kialim

1.69.1264B
Henry Vallien & Co., New Yor...
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1.69.1264B | L: 7 in, width: 4 in, depth: 1 in | in gold braid on top: V/ NG [on button:] NG [underside on clip:] HENRY VALLIEN & (superscript and underlined) o/ NEW YORK | Detached shoulder board. Red wool with gold braid around round end and braided along top. Button at end surrounded by braid. Inscription in gold on shoulder. Brass clip on underside. Inscription on clip. | 1.69.1264b.jpg | 1.69.1264b.jpg | 1.69.1264B-C.JPG | board, shoulder | wool | metal | Henry Vallien & Co., New York

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

NA.203.21
Northern Plains | Blackfeet ...
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NA.203.21 | ca. 1880 | overall length: 37.375 in, diameter of disc: 4 in | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Irving H. "Larry" Larom. | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment & Ritual Regalia. Object: Hair ornament - commercially tanned leather and rawhide disc with metal, brass tack design (11 along edge, 1 center). Overlay bead decoration along outside edge of rawhide. Two eagle feathers on each side of top with cut and red dyed feathers in center. Several ermine strips hanging down back with frayed red wool tassles. | NA.203.21.JPG | NA.203.21.jpg | bead decoration | overlay | hair ornament | wool | glass beads | leather | cloth | brass | feathers | tacks | eagle | ermine | Northern Plains | Blackfeet

1.69.1264D
Henry Vallien & Co., New Yor...
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1.69.1264D | L: 7 in, width: 4 in, depth: 1 in | on button on top: (eagle)/ (shield) EXCELSIOR [underside on clip: DR K C GIBSON | Detached shoulder board. White wool with gold braid around round end and braided along top. Button at end surrounded by braid. Inscription in gold on shoulder. Brass clip on underside. Inscriptions on clip. | 1.69.1264d.jpg | board, shoulder | wool | metal | Henry Vallien & Co., New York

1.69.1249A/B
skirt | shirt jacket | wool ...
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1.69.1249A/B | ca. 1900 | sleeve length: 20.5 in, bodice length: 22 in, waist: 25 in, skirt length: 39 in | Gift of Yolanda Sheets | (A) Brown wool woman's shirt jacket with black trim on collar and cuffs, four buttons on each side, lined with black silk, c. 1900. and (B) matching skirt with same colored wool strips sewn on for decoration, tag on waistband EDCO/Tailer Made. Gift of above source. | 1.69.1249a,b-v1.jpg | 1.69.1249a,b-v2.jpg | stripes | skirt | shirt jacket | wool stripes | lined | wool | buttons | brown | trim | black silk | black

NA.106.308
Salish | Montana | wall pock...
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NA.106.308 | 1930 | width: 25.375 in, L: 15.5 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Wall pockets - red wool with blue and white cotton print backing, ribbon binding on edges; divided into two parts with three pockets in each; multi-colored floral beading on top part around three birds; bottom part has floral beading and and eagle on the middle pocket. | NA.106.308.JPG | na.106.308.jpg | multi-color | beaded | floral | birds | wall pockets | wool | Red | White | cotton | blue | ribbon | Beads | Salish | Montana

NA.203.347
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.203.347 | 1890 | L: 29 in, width: 17 in, H: 16 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Object: War bonnet - golden eagle feathers alternatingly dyed red in groups of four, trimmed with orange and yellow down feathers and horsehair, wrapped in red wool cloth and leather thongs; one feather dyed orange. Felt crown trimmed with weasel skins on each side wrapped with red wool cloth and red and pink down feathers at the ends. Beaded brow band, tipi design in blue and mustard on white ground. | na.203.347v1.jpg | na.203.347v2.jpg | NA.203.347.JPG | tipi | War bonnet | wool | Red | pink | orange | yellow | horsehair | skins | golden | weasel | felt | eagle | feathers | down | Beads | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, MT | Gros Ventre

NA.403.16
Apsáalooke | Crow | Montana...
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NA.403.16 | ca. 1890 | side panel length: 36.75 in, side panel width: 3.25 in, overall width: 15.5 in | Catherine Bradford McClellan Collection, Gift of The Coe Foundation | Transportation: Land Transportation. Tanned buckskin back and tie thongs. Red wool background, two side stripes with overlay bead decoration in geometric design with black cloth and white bead border. Square front panel with overlay beading in geometric design. White bead border, three brass bell shaped danglers attached with twisted rawhide strips below panel. Finger tip tabs on side strips with round brass bells and black cloth tassles. | na.403.16.jpg | NA.403.16.jpg | geometric | martingale | horse neck decoration | wool | glass beads | seed | cloth | bells | brass | deer | Tradecloth | tanned | hide | Apsáalooke | Crow | Montana

2015.24.4
box | socks | ink | wool | n...
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2015.24.4 | 1950's - 2000's | L: 16.5 in, wide at widest point: 5 in, depth: 0.5 in, box length: 13.5 in, box width: 5.375 in, box depth: 2.375 in | Gift in memory of Roy E. Long | A pair (a and b) of Winchester battery heated socks in the (c) original box. No batteries. | 2015.24.4c.jpg | 2015.24.4ab.JPG | box | socks | ink | wool | nylon | paper | acrylic | wire | plastic | dye

NA.302.153
Bia sisters | Navajo | rug |...
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NA.302.153 | L: 38 in, width: 25.5 in | Gift of Harris A. and Lee Thompson | Three Yei figures with rainbow figure woven by Bia Sisters. Natural wool, natural white bachground. Tight fine weave, vegetal dye, early Bia. | na.302.153.jpg | Yei | rug | wool | Bia sisters | Navajo