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NA.502.215.4
South Dakota | Her Many Hors...
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NA.502.215.4 | 1998 | H: 3.5 in, Diameter: 34.25 in | Gift of the Pilot Foundation | Fan with red and blue feathers, beaded handle and twisted string fringe at bottom. Handle has design of a row of red and blue water birds on either side of two multi-colored zigzag designs. Between the zigzag designs is a row of four repeat designs of a white bead surrounded by black beads. Multi-colored zigzag and black and white designs are repeated above the handle. Feather shafts are wrapped in white leather at bottom and multi-colored thread at top. Blue and red feathers are clustered and stand straight up from handle. Small red and blue feahters and white feathers with black edge and line at center are at the base of each large red and blue feather. Handle unscrews from fan. | NA.502.215.4.JPG | NA.502.215.3 &.4 &.5.jpg | water bird | gourd stitch | fan | Native American Church | string | metal | feathers | glass beads | deer hide | South Dakota | Her Many Horses, Emil | Sioux

NA.502.215.3
South Dakota | Her Many Hors...
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NA.502.215.3 | July 1999 | L: 38.25 in, width: 2.375 in | Gift of the Pilot Foundation | Staff made of 4 parts that screw together. Dark wooden bottom is shaped into an arrow point, with charlotte seed beads of blue, orange and yellow in a gourd stitch around stem end. One part of stem is wooden and beaded in charlottes of a light blue ground with blues, orange and yellow all in a gourd stich. Another part of stem is entirely beaded of charlottes in a gourd stitch. There is orange, yellow and blues on a light blue ground. The top of white horse-hair is banded in charlottes of blues, orange and yellow on a light blue ground in a gourd stitch. | NA.502.215.3.JPG | NA.502.215.3 &.4 &.5.jpg | staff | Native American Church | wood | Horse Hair | glass beads | South Dakota | Her Many Horses, Emil | Sioux

NA.502.215.5
Sioux | South Dakota | Her M...
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NA.502.215.5 | 1998 | L: 22.25 in, Diameter: 2.5 in | Gift of the Pilot Foundation | Rattle with beaded top and handle, bottom of handle has twisted string fringe. Beaded design on light blue background encircles the handle. Design is of a series of black beads surrounding one white bead. At top and bottom are multi-colored zig zag designs that also encircle the handle. Design at center of red and blue water birds. Remainder of handle is turned wood. Top of rattle is a brown mushroom shape, a piece of wood beneath the gourd is painted in a green clover design with three white dots down the center of each leaf. Tapered round piece of wood at top of rattle upon which fits a beaded top. Top has a light blue background with multi-colored zigzag design. Red and blue feathers at top with white feathers with round edges trimmed in black. White horse hair sticks up from top. | na.502.215.5.jpg | NA.502.215.5.JPG | NA.502.215.3 &.4 &.5.jpg | water bird | gourd stitch | Native American Church | rattle | Horse Hair | feathers | wood | string | glass beads | deer hide | pigment | gourds | Sioux | South Dakota | Her Many Horses, Emil

NA.502.215.1
Oglala Sioux | Her Many Hors...
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NA.502.215.1 | 1998 | H: 6 in, width: 10 in, depth: 12.375 in | Gift of the Pilot Foundation | interior top: F/ SELECT/ QUALITY/ SILK HAT/ RECOGNIZED STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE | Ritual and Recreation; Ritual Curing and Cult Objects. Black beaver felt top hat with gros grain ribbon at edge of brim. Flat metal in shape of peyote bird, with movable tail, pinned to front of hat. Leather interior brim with white fabric interior. Inscription on interior top. Beaded hatband with round rosette and feathers at front accompanies hat. Hat band has light blue background with a repeating design around the band. Design consists of a row of red and blue peyote birds on either side of two multi-colored zigzag designs. Between the zigzag designs is a row of four repeat designs of a white bead surrounded by black beads. Rosette has a scalloped edge. Multi-colored beaded circular design with white tipi at center bottom. Interior is lined with fabric. Feathers at top of rosette are teal and brown with red, blue and white feathers with black at top and base. | na.502.215.1.jpg | peyote bird | zigzag | hat | leather | Beads | feathers | fabric | felt | metal | silk | Oglala Sioux | Her Many Horses, Emil