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NA.302.126
Plateau | Nez Perce | tipi |...
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NA.302.126 | ca. 1850 | H: 195.75 in, L: 258 x 222 x 258 x 222 x 102 x 244 x 244 x 108 in, width: 1.5 x 1.5 x 1 x 1.75 x .375 x .375 x 1 in | Gift of Douglas L. Manship, Sr. | Buffalo hide tipi with 4 red, right hand prints around the doorway. Solid red circles in a wavy pattern around exterior. Buffalo tails on tipi with empty red circles around them. Red semi-cirle around each door opening. Approximately 10-12 buffalo hides. Eight leather strips of various strips (B-I). | na.302.126v1.jpg | na.302.126v13.jpg | na.302.126v14.jpg | na.302.126v16.jpg | na.302.126v17.jpg | na.302.126v3.jpg | na.302.126v6.jpg | na.302.126v9.jpg | na.302.126v10.jpg | na.302.126v11.jpg | na.302.126v12.jpg | na.302.126v15.jpg | na.302.126v18.jpg | na.302.126v2.jpg | na.302.126v4.jpg | na.302.126v5.jpg | na.302.126v7.jpg | na.302.126v8.jpg | NA.302.126.jpg | hands | balls | tipi | hide | buffalo | pigment | Plateau | Nez Perce

NA.106.977
Nez Perce | Cornhusk Bag | t...
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NA.106.977 | 1880-1890 | L: 16.5 in, width: 13 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 | Large woven bag, flat, bottom 1 ¾” are darker colored natural fiber color, as is upper ½”. Main body is light, natural colored background. Dyed husks used for the “false embroidery” geometric designs on either side. Side one is eight (8) sets of angled oblong shapes alternating from green shade with red interior, and red shades with plain colored interior. Opposite side is 10 of the same design – 5 on each side – in dark blue box with angled side and orange colored chevron in the center. Tanned hide strip strung through the top portion in a draw string style. | NA.106.977.v1.jpg | NA.106.977.v2.jpg | Cornhusk Bag | tanned hide | cornhusk | dye | hemp | Nez Perce

NA.106.60
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.60 | ca. 1905 | L: 17.5 in, width: 12.625 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration, blue/gold diamonds with green border on one side; red/white and blue parallelograms on other side. | NA.106.60.JPG | na.106.60v2.jpg | na.106.60v1.jpg | diamonds | parallelograms | bag | husks | dye | corn | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.507.95
Nez Perce | toy cradle | mus...
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NA.507.95 | L: 9 in, width: 4.25 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Brown cowhide with seed beads in lustre, bugle, and red white hearts. Muslin backing. Flap is buckskin (white). Pink cotton cloth, taffeta, olive green polyester. Buckskin backstrap. Muslin fringe. Geometric design. | NA.507.95.JPG | na.507.95.jpg | geometric | toy cradle | muslin | cotton | seed beads | taffeta | cowhide | polyester | Buckskin | Nez Perce

NA.106.976
Nez Perce | Plateau | Cornhu...
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NA.106.976 | ca. 1900 | L: 9.5 in, width: 9 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 | Tightly woven bag, flat, natural colored background with woven geometric patterns of false embroidery – different on each side. Design colors are: light green, lavender, red, black, rust and pink. Side one: two stepped diamonds, large stepped diamond in center, and two below. Opposite side: one hourglass with stepped sides, large chevron variation pattern with two lines running through horizontally, identical hourglass with stepped sides. Thin hide strip through both sides of top edge for handle strap. | NA.106.976.v1.jpg | NA.106.976.v2.jpg | Cornhusk Bag | cornhusk | hemp | tanned hide | wool yarn | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.86
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.86 | ca. 1905 | L: 18.25 in, width: 14.75 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Multi-color geometric design on one side; same on other side. Brown band on top and bottom edge. Buckskin thong handle. | NA.106.86Side1.JPG | NA.106.86Side2.JPG | na.106.86v2.jpg | na.106.86v1.jpg | geometric | multi-color | bag | corn | husks | dye | deer | hide | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.103.2
Nez Perce | harpoon head | h...
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NA.103.2 | ca. 1800's | L: 4.125 in, width: .875 in | Utensils and implements - Fishing. Harpoon head - carved horn; notch at top; groove around head below notch. | na.103.2.jpg | harpoon head | horn | carved | Nez Perce

NA.403.167
Nez Perce | saddlebag | elk ...
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NA.403.167 | 1890 | overall length: 111 in, width: 14 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Transportation: Land Transportation. Beaded elk hide with long fringe on each end, fringe on one edge. Two beaded rectangles, dark blue and white triangles around red wool rectangle designs on light blue ground. Cotton cloth backing. Blue and red cloth border. Red is disintigrating. | na.403.167.jpg | rectangles | triangles | saddlebag | elk | fringe | Red | Beads | seed | hide | White | wool | light blue | cloth | blue | dark blue | Nez Perce

NA.106.87
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.87 | ca. 1905 | L: 19.625 in, width: 15.375 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Red and green triangle design on one side; multi-color triangle design on other side. Brown band along top and bottom edge. Buckskin thong handle. | NA.106.87Side1.JPG | NA.106.87Side2.JPG | na.106.87v1.jpg | na.106.87v2.jpg | triangle | multi-color | bag | deer | hide | husks | corn | dye | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.82
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.82 | ca. 1905 | L: 11.25 in, width: 9.625 in | Gift of Mr. & Mrs. J. Whitney King, Jr. | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Green, red and black star design on one side; multi-color diagonal shapes on other side. Brown band along bottom edge. Twisted string at top. | NA.106.82Side2.JPG | NA.106.82Side1.JPG | na.106.82v1.jpg | na.106.82v2.jpg | star | diagonal | multi-color | bag | string | corn | dye | husks | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.80
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.80 | ca. 1905 | L: 23.5 in, width: 18.625 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Multi-color diamond shaped design on one side; red, green and orange geometric shapes on other side. Brown band along top and bottom edge. Twisted drawstring closure. | NA.106.80side1.JPG | NA.106.80side2.JPG | na.106.80v2.jpg | na.106.80v1.jpg | Diamond | geometric | multi-color | bag | husks | dye | string | corn | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.104
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.104 | ca. 1905 | H: 4.5 in, Diameter: 4 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Round solid base with green and orange diamonds and triangle design on sides. | NA.106.104.JPG | na.106.104.jpg | green | diamonds | triangle | orange | bag | corn | husks | dye | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.586
Nez Perce | bag | yarn | cor...
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NA.106.586 | ca. 1930 | L: 19 in, width: 14.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements, Household. Foundation of woven string and twine overwrapped with corn husks and yarn. One side has 4 vertical rows of opposing stairstep designs worked in dyed blue and rose cornhusks. Other side has diagonal rows of striped parallelograms worked in combinations of dyed cornhusks and yarns, color combinations are: aqua-black-maroon-black-aqua, aqua-maroon-black-maroon-aqua, rose-aqua-black-aqua-rose, orange-green-maroon-green-orange, and orange-aqua-black-aqua-orange. Written on paper found inside bag: Katherine Barnaby/Aug. 27 1944. | na.106.586side2.JPG | na.106.586side1.JPG | na.106.586v1.jpg | na.106.586v2.jpg | vertical | diagonal | parallelograms | stairstep | bag | yarn | corn husks | Nez Perce

NA.106.95
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.95 | ca. 1895 | L: 20.25 in, width: 16.25 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Red, purple and blue geometric design on one side; blue and red arrow design on other side. Brown band at top and bottom. Buckskin tie thong drawstring closure. | NA.106.95Side1.JPG | NA.106.95Side2.JPG | na.106.95v1.jpg | na.106.95v2.jpg | geometric | arrow | bag | husks | dye | deer | hide | corn | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.68
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.68 | L: 21 in, width: 14.25 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Brown band along top and bottom edge. Red/purple and green/gold stars on one side; red and purple hour glass shapes on other side. | NA.106.68side1.JPG | NA.106.68side2.JPG | na.106.68v2.jpg | na.106.68v1.jpg | hour glass | stars | bag | corn | dye | husks | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.202.172
Nez Perce | Plateau | Moccas...
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NA.202.172 | ca. 1895 | L: 6.375 in, width: 2.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Tanned, deer hide,k lazy stitch bead decoration on vamp in cross design. Block bead decoration along bottom edge of outer side. Rawhide soles. | na.202.172.jpg | NA.202.172.JPG | block | cross design | Moccasins | hide | lazy stitch | rawhide | deer | tanned | Beads | seed | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.65
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.65 | ca. 1905 | L: 19.25 in, width: 13.875 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Dark brown band at bottom, light brown band along top. Star and diamond design on one side; parallelogram and rectangles on other side, black painted borders on rectangles. Twisted string and buckskin thong drawstring closure. | NA.106.65.JPG | na.106.65v1.jpg | na.106.65v2.jpg | Diamond | rectangles | parallelogram | star | bag | corn | deer | string | husks | yarn | paint | dye | hide | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.205.108
Nez Perce | Plateau | Buffal...
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NA.205.108 | ca. 1860 | L: 58.5 in, width: 19 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 | Tanned hide made into headpiece with 20" L that extends past the neck and down to a flap on the back ("helmet style"). Split wool trailer, with punctured hide piece attached to the headpiece, leather through wool to hold the feathers in place. Runs almost length of trailer 20 and 21 eagle each side, wrapped with teal embroidery thread, and orange dyed horse hair at base and on ends of feathers, along with rabbit fur (?) on tip of each feather to hide glue for hair (possible later restoration). Two brass bells, 1/3 way down on the wool, one on either side of wool trailer, are tied through with leather strip, also hold the leather piece on interior to wool cloth exterior. Cap has bison horn on each side of head tied to cap with string of blue and white pony beads, and horn topped with strips of ermine hide overall and yellow dyed horse hair wrapped with sinew. Inside the cap is a folded piece of old painted parfleche, tacked down inside, to stabilize the horns on the exterior and fill out the cap. | na.205.108v4.jpg | na.205.108.jpg | na.205.108v2.jpg | na.205.108v3.jpg | Buffalo Horn Bonnet | trailer | pigment | bison horn | brass buttons | rabbit fur | golden eagle feathers | parfleche | glass beads | silver button | dyed horse hair | feathers | embroidery floss | wool cloth | sinew | ermine hides | silk ribbon | flicker feathers | tanned hide | brass bells | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.111
Plateau | Nez Perce | bag | ...
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NA.106.111 | ca. 1905 | L: 17.625 in, width: 13 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks and yarn with color dye decoration. Yellow and black triangles, purple diamonds and red and green squares on one side; red, green and black diamonds and triangles on other side. Brown band at top and bottom. Drawstring closure. | NA.106.111side1.JPG | NA.106.111side2.JPG | na.106.111v1.jpg | na.106.111v2.jpg | squares | diamonds | triangles | bag | yarn | corn | husks | dye | Plateau | Nez Perce

NA.106.63
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.63 | ca. 1905 | L: 17.75 in, width: 12.75 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Light brown band along bottom edge. Multi-color block design on one side; multi-color diamonds on other side. Twisted string drawstring closure. | na.106.63v1.jpg | na.106.63v2.jpg | NA.106.63VIEW1.JPG | NA.106.63VIEW2.JPG | block | diamonds | multi-color | bag | corn | dye | husks | string | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.106.174
Nez Perce | corn husk bag | ...
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NA.106.174 | 1890-1899 | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Utensils and Implements, Household. Lightly woven bag with drawstring at top. Decoration on one side is three rows of diamonds made up of red and green or red and tan triangles. The other side is black or green step patterns that form diamonds with pink, blue and tan rectangles inside. | na.106.174v2.jpg | na.106.174v1.jpg | triangles | steps | rectangles | diamonds | corn husk bag | corn husk | pigment | Nez Perce

NA.106.652
Nez Perce | bag | Woven | co...
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NA.106.652 | 1890-1899 | H: 22 in, width: 15.5 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Utensils and Implements, Household. Woven bag, narrower at top than bottom. Design on one side is pink and green triangles with square patches of tan and black yarn down the center. The other side has double stripes of green and pink alternating with blue, black and yellow steps. | na.106.652v1.jpg | na.106.652v2.jpg | triangles | stripes | bag | Woven | corn husk | yarn | Nez Perce

NA.203.798
Nez Perce | purse | twine | ...
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NA.203.798 | ca. 1940 | open length: 13.75 in, width: 6.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment Ritual Regalia. Foundation of woven string and twine overwrapped with natural corn husks and colored yarns. Front flap design in yarns- 3 flowers in red, pink and purple outlined with ink and purple with orange centers; 2 dark green buds with purple highlights; leaves and stems done in dark and light greens, edge bound with black velvet. Purse front design in yarns- 6 stepped geometric designs in pink and dark brown; triangles and lines in purple, green, dark brown and red. Purse back design also in yarns, one large tree motif of triangles in blue, maroon and pink; One half tree motif in red, dark brown and light pink; lines extending from large tree attach to triangular and "winged" motifs in purple, green, pink and orange, green, red, smoked buckskin strap handle sewn to upper back. Front flap ties to bottom edge with buckskin thongs. | na.203.798v1.jpg | na.203.798v2.jpg | NA.203.798.JPG | stepped geometric | triangles | tree motif | winged motif | floral | lines | purse | twine | yarn | cornhusk | string | Buckskin | Nez Perce

NA.109.128
Nez Perce | Plateau | needle...
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NA.109.128 | mid-19th century | L: 2.375 in, width: 0.25 in, Diameter: 0.25 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 | single piece of bone carved from flat top (1/16” W) to rounded tapered point. Round eye hole (1/8” dia) drilled at top. | NA.109.128.jpg | needle | animal bone | Nez Perce | Plateau