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NA.507.89
Cree | Chippewa | Rocky Boy'...
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NA.507.89 | ca. 1986 | circumference: 8.5 in | Ritual and Recreational Toys. Tennis ball completely covered with beaded buckskin, design motifs include an orange turtle with irridescent brown center, an orange tipi with light blue door and two sizes if diamond designs in royal blue, maroon, clear green, light blue, orange and irridescent borwn all on a white ground. | The Anguish of Snails: Volume 2, Folklore in the West; by Barre Toelken; Utah State University Press, Logan Utah; 2003; page 60 | na.507.89.jpg | NA.507.89dtl.JPG | NA.507.89.JPG | turtle | tipi | Diamond | door | ball | glass beads | tennis ball | rubber | Cree | Chippewa | Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation, Montana

NA.202.718
Cree | Crow | Northern Plain...
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NA.202.718 | 1915 | L: 8.375 in, width: 3.75 in, H: 11.875 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Deerskin, soft soled, high top. Multi-colored floral design on top and around foot, up ankle and around top. Mostly clear cut beads. Red and clear aqua edge beading. | NA.202.718.JPG | floral | Moccasins | tanned deer hide | glass beads | Cree | Crow | Northern Plains

NA.203.751
Cree | gauntlets | leather |...
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NA.203.751 | ca. 1930 | L: 11.5 in, width: 6.5 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Gauntlets - leather; cuff beaded with flower design in red and green on clear bead ground. | NA.203.751A&B.JPG | na.203.751.jpg | beaded | flower | gauntlets | leather | Beads | Cree

NA.203.323
Cree | gauntlets | fringe | ...
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NA.203.323 | 1925 | L: 16 in, width of opening: 7.125 in | Gift of J.W. Duke Wellington | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Gauntlets - leather with fringe and beaded cuffs. Pink, blue, red, brown, green and white floral pattern; yellow and brown birds on light blue ground. Red and grey beaded trim at openings. | na.203.323.jpg | NA.203.323.jpg | floral | birds | gauntlets | fringe | leather | Beads | Cree

NA.504.10
Cree | Plateau | pipe bag | ...
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NA.504.10 | ca. 1890 | L: 20 in, width: 6.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Tanned, overlay beaded panel in floral design. Braided and plain fringe at bottom with clear glass beads. "V" shaped tabs at top. | NA.504.10.JPG | na.504.10v1.jpg | na.504.10v2.jpg | floral | pipe bag | hide | fringe | overlay | tanned | deer | glass | seed | Beads | Cree | Plateau

NA.202.176
Plateau | Cree | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.176 | ca. 1900 | L: 6.75 in, width: 2.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Tanned, deer hide, applique floral bead design on vamp. Serrated edge on tongue and along ankle flap. Small bead flower on each side. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.176A&B.JPG | na.202.176.jpg | floral | Moccasins | applique | soles | seed | deer | Beads | hide | tanned | rawhide | Plateau | Cree

NA.203.555
Cree | Alberta, Canada | bea...
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NA.203.555 | ca. 1890 | L: 21.75 in, width: 2.283 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded strip - deerskin; beaded on one side with triangle and bar design in white, blue, orange, green, turquoise, purple, pink and red on black ground; 2 beaded strings attached to one end perpendicular to strip, beaded in white and red, 2 leather thongs attached to each end. | na.203.555.JPG | na.203.555.jpg | triangle | bar | beaded strip | Beads | deerskin | Cree | Alberta, Canada

NA.202.101
Cree | Northern Plains | Moc...
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NA.202.101 | ca. 1890 | L: 10 in, width: 3.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily Adornment And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, fully beaded vamp in overlay floral design. Ankle opening flaps of canvas and black cloth with red and gold cloth trim. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.101A&B.JPG | na.202.101.jpg | floral | Moccasins | gold | soles | rawhide | Red | overlay | canvas | tanned | hide | trade | deer | Beads | black | cloth | seed | Cree | Northern Plains

NA.202.191
Cree | Plateau | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.191 | ca. 1900 | L: 9.25 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 7.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, with applique floral design on vamp, plain high tops. | NA.202.191A&B.JPG | NA.202.191.jpg | floral | Moccasins | applique | hide | deer | Beads | tanned | high tops | seed | Cree | Plateau

NA.203.797
Cree | Chippewa | gloves | g...
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NA.203.797 | ca. 1895 | L: 13.125 in, width without fringe: 8.125 in | Gift of Mrs. Arthur Claffy | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Machine sewn sueded leather gloves with orange braid trim on gauntlets, hand sewn fringed strip from top edge of gauntlet to lower point of gauntlet gusset, all leather over-dyed with yellow ockre. Gauntlet has a beaded design of paired oblongs in clear amber, white, clear olive green, light blue, faceted silver metal and red/white hearts, all outlined and connected with royal blue. Back of hand has three royal blue lines extending from gauntlet seam to between blue lines extending from gauntlet seam to between fingers, branching off lines are circles of white outlined with clear olive and faceted silver metal outlined with clear amber or royal blue. Fingers have rows of diamond shapes alternating royal with white centers and amber with faceted silver centers or amber with royal centers and white with clear olive centers. Gauntlet is lined with very thin, smooth grain brown leather; top edge is bound with oilcloth. | na.203.797.jpg | gloves | gauntlet | oil cloth | leather | Beads | sueded | Cree | Chippewa

NA.505.80
Cree | hand drum | metal | c...
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NA.505.80 | ca. 1932 | circumference: 12 in, depth: 3.25 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Designs drawn inside in pencil, Jerome and drawing of an axe; in blue ink on white tape: 98; Typed: Pearl G. Tryon 1700 Dora Street, Boise, Idaho 83702. Design drawn outside in pencil: Jerome Vanderburg, 1932 AUG. 24 Arlee, Montana. Drawing of axe, pipe, tipi, and in green ink UV. | Ritual and Recreation, Musical Instruments. Metal frame, bronze colored, with holes in decorative frame. Cowhide with hair on one side stretched tightly over frame. Slits in hide are used to string strips of same hide through holes in metal frame. Two strips of different colored cloth are used to tighten sinew pull. Beige colored tape attached to three points on metal frame. | na.505.80v2.jpg | NA.505.80.JPG | na.505.80v1.jpg | axe | pipe | tipi | hand drum | metal | cloth | cowhide | Cree

NA.202.9
Cree | Northern Plains | Moc...
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NA.202.9 | ca. 1915 | L: 9.701 in, width: 3.875 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, overlay bead decoration in geometric design on vamp, sides and back with border lane along bottom edge and edge of ankle opening. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.9.JPG | geometric | Moccasins | glass beads | tanned deer hide | rawhide | Cree | Northern Plains

NA.203.796
Cree | Chippewa | gloves | c...
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NA.203.796 | ca. 1930 | L: 14 in, width: 7.625 in | Gift of Mrs. Arthur Claffy | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Gauntlet gloves: Brain tanned and smoked buckskin gauntlet gloves, hand sewn, fringed side seam. Back of hand has a beaded floral motif in red-orange, white, clear dark green, clear blue, irridescent lavender, clear pale turquoise and dark royal. Some faceted. Gauntlet has a three part floral and leaf design in clear pink, white, green, black, clear blue, iridescent navy blue, iridescent brown, clear white, light blue and red-orange. Gauntlet is lined with pink, black and white plaid cotton; top edge is bound with buckskin. | na.203.796.jpg | na.203.796v2.jpg | na.203.796v1.jpg | floral | gloves | cotton | Buckskin | Beads | brain tanned | smoked | Cree | Chippewa

NA.203.917
Cree | gloves | hide | tanne...
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NA.203.917 | 1940-1949 | L: 15.5 in, width: 12.5 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Smoke tanned hide gauntlets/gloves, lined with a flour sack material. Gauntlets are fringed. Flower on each glove is pink with a black center and outlined in white. Three flowers and four leaves on each gauntlet. Two flowers are white, one is pink. | na.203.917v1.jpg | na.203.917v2.jpg | na.203.917v3.jpg | na.203.917v4.jpg | floral | gloves | hide | tanned | cloth | smoked | Beads | Cree

NA.504.236
Western Canada | Cree | toba...
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NA.504.236 | 1885 | L: 28.75 in, width: 6.375 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ramser, Jr. | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Deerskin bag, four fingered top; three metal buttons attached to fringe on front with strip of tan cloth; beaded panel on front is floral design in greens, red, pink, red white hearts, blues, black and yellow on white ground with black border; panel on reverse side is a complete check pattern in turquoise, blue, green, red, pink, yellow, orange and black; borders on each side beaded with turquoise and red white hearts. | NA.504.236side1.JPG | NA.504.236side2.JPG | na.504.236v2.jpg | na.504.236v1.jpg | check pattern | borders | floral | tobacco bag | blues | black | seed | pink | Red | Beads | turquoise | metal | greens | tan | yellow | buttons | cloth | orange | hide | red white hearts | deer | Western Canada | Cree

NA.203.413
Cree | Rocky Boy's Indian Re...
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NA.203.413 | 1950's | L: 10 in, width: 7.125 in | The Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Sandberg collection given in memory of Babe and Sandy Sandberg by their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Phillips | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Purse - leather, metal top edges and clasp, chain handle, beaded panel on cloth sewn to purse. Floral design on one side, leaf design on other side, multi-colors on white ground, three sets of beaded loops at the bottom edge in red, yellow and blue. | NA.203.413.JPG | na.203.413v1.jpg | na.203.413v2.jpg | floral | Leaf | purse | metal | leather | Beads | loops | chain | Cree | Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation, Montana | Chippewa

NA.202.131
Cree | Plateau | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.131 | ca. 1920 | L: 10.5 in, width: 3.75 in | Gift of Mr. Max Wilde | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/Or Festive Adornment. Canvas, fully beaded in overlay floral design. Ankle opening edge bound with green felt. Tanned hide soles. | na.202.131.jpg | NA.202.131.JPG | floral | Moccasins | hide | cloth | deer | canvas | trade | green | overlay | seed | tanned | Beads | felt | Cree | Plateau

NA.202.853
Cree | Moccasins | White | c...
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NA.202.853 | ca. 1900 | L: 10.5 in, width: 3.625 in, H: 7.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Judit Princess Sayn Wittgenstein | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Indian tanned and smoked buckskin (moose or elk possibly) upper with separate rectangular tongue, buckskin sole with 2 heel tabs extends well up the sides of the foot and it and high top extension are of newer buckskin sewn with heavy white thread. Vamp is fully beaded (applique stitch) with 3 horizontal orange-red bands each with 3 greasy blue, yellow and orange-red diamonds, all on white ground; ankle edge of vamp has a double row of clear orange-red beads; bottom edge of vamp beadwork has a horizontally beaded band white with a top border of orange-red from which are hanging orange-red and yellow stepped triangles. Separate heavy canvas cuff stitched into ankle-high top seam is horizontally beaded with stepped diamonds of greasy blue, yellow and clear red on white ground with a double row of clear orange-red near bottom; outer edge of cuff is bound with faded red cloth with white picot beaded edging. Leather thong ties secured through holes at heel and front edges then wrap around high top. | NA.202.853A&B.JPG | NA.202.853.JPG | stepped triangles | bands | stepped diamonds | diamonds | Moccasins | White | cloth | Buckskin | clear red | faded red | seed | two | Beads | applique stitch | picot | smoked | thread | edging | yellow | Indian tanned | heel tabs | orange-red | clear orange-red | greasy blue | Cree

NA.203.519
Cree | bag | cloth | fringe ...
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NA.203.519 | ca. 1895 | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Bag - deerskin, with fringe, shoulder strap, cloth lining. Floral beaded designs on front and flap in turquoise, candy striped, blue, black, clear, yellow, pink and red. | na.203.519.JPG | na.203.519.jpg | floral | beaded | bag | cloth | fringe | Beads | deerskin | Cree

NA.202.578
Cree | Canada | Chippewa | j...
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NA.202.578 | 1940 ? | L: 23.875 in, shoulder to shoulder: 24.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin with fringe across back. European cut short jacket. Seven brown buttons down front. Beaded flower design on each front pocket and four similar designs across back above fringe. | NA.202.578.JPG | na.202.578v1.jpg | na.202.578v2.jpg | floral | jacket | fringe | buttons | Beads | deerskin | seven | brown | Cree | Canada | Chippewa

NA.203.908
Cree | Canadian | gauntlets ...
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NA.203.908 | ca. 1940 | L: 12 in, width: 7 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment. Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Pair of leather gauntlets with fur trimmed cuffs; light blue cotton fabric lining sewn with white cotton thread. Small geometric beadwork design on the back of hand area, on leather background. Bead colors include: light green, pink and metallic green. | na.203.908.jpg | gauntlets | cotton | leather | fur | Cree | Canadian

NA.202.144
Plateau | Cree | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.144 | ca. 1890 | L: 10.125 in, width: 4 in | Gift of Mr. Max Wilde | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, applique bead decoration on vamp in floral design. Soft soles. | NA.202.144A&B.JPG | na.202.144.jpg | floral | Moccasins | hide | tanned | deer | seed | applique | Beads | Plateau | Cree

NA.202.802
Cree | Alberta, Canada | Moc...
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NA.202.802 | ca. 1890 | L: 8.25 in, width: 4 in, H: 6 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Leather; toe beaded with abstract floral design in green, purple, light green, orange and red on light blue ground; beaded orange zig-zag around heel; leather sole. | NA.202.802A&B.JPG | na.202.802.jpg | zigzag | abstract floral | Moccasins | green | purple | Beads | leather | orange | Red | light green | seed | light blue | Cree | Alberta, Canada

NA.203.893
Cree | knife case | smoked |...
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NA.203.893 | L: 12 in, width: 4 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot. Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Smoked buckskin applique stitch beaded with floral motifs in reds, pinks, blues, greens, yellows, orange/white hearts and black on white background on one side, on milky white background on the other, edges bound with wine braided binding, buckskin fringes along upper edge have black and light blue large glass beads. Inside of case is lined with khaki twill. | na.203.893v1.jpg | na.203.893v2.jpg | na.203.893.jpg | floral | knife case | smoked | Buckskin | Beads | twill | Cree