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NA.504.257
Plains | pipe tomahawk | dia...
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NA.504.257 | L: 22 in, width: 9.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Steel one piece blade and pipe bowl; blade diamond shaped; wooden stem/handle with hot file marks; knob with hole drilled in it near end; hole for mouthpiece with cut away area of lips. | NA.504.257.JPG | na.504.257.jpg | file marks | pipe tomahawk | diamond shaped | wood | handle | blade | drilled | steel | Plains

NA.502.184
Plains | Native American Chu...
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NA.502.184 | ca. 1940 | overall length: 23.75 in, feather length: 9.5 in, feather width: 1.5 in, handle length without fringe: 6.125 in, Diameter: .75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Twenty-two assorted small feathers (brown, black, blue, gray, striped), all trimmed on one with edges pinked, all have tiny feathers attached at white leather wrapped bases which are attached to a netting beaded white wood handle with a design of zigzags in dark clear red, red, orange, yellow, clear amber, taupe, lavendar, royal blue, turquoise, aqua, clear light blue, clear pale green, clear light green, clear blue-green and white with blue stripes with a wide pink band containing a light blue cross, 2 black and white feathers and a red, white and blue flag; white round braided loop at handle bottom attaches to a similar loop on a tassle with netting beaded black and white feathers on a red, orange and yellow ground with twisted white cord fringe; to 3 fringes are tied a cross, an arrow and a star charms; all beading done in tiny seed beads. Magpie feathers, pheasant feathers, Red Tailed hawk feathers, Flicker feathers, eagle feathers | NA.502.184.JPG | na.502.184.jpg | flag | stripes | feathers | cross | zigzag | Native American Church | fan | feather | pinked edges | star | blue | loop | assorted | fringes | pheasant | black | one | beading | leather | glass beads | striped | round | wrapped | feathers | red tail hawk | eagle | Cord | flicker | brown | handle | wood | Gray | arrow | braided | magpie | trimmed | netted | twenty-one | charms | twisted | cross | small | White | Plains

NA.203.1508
Plains | fan | glass beads |...
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NA.203.1508 | ca. 1900 | L: 21 in, width: 4 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 | Dance fan. Two conical shaped tanned hides sewn together and holding ten bald eagle feathers. Cone has various patterns of beads overall white with designs of navy blue, green, red, rose, mustard yellow, and the entire handle is outlined by single row of black. Back side has main pattern in "whirl wind" design in rose and navy blue with diamond and stripe pattern below. Front side has main pattern in "V" shape in navy, green, and rose. Fringe at end is wrapped with red, blue, and pink quill work and white glass beads. Row of attached un-quilled hide fringe hangs at bottom. | na.203.1508.jpg | fan | glass beads | dye | quills | tanned hide | bald eagle feathers | Plains

NA.203.1634
Plains | necklace | tanned ...
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NA.203.1634 | 20th century | L: 11 in, L: 3.5 in, width: 10.5 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 | Necklace made from a tanned hide strip (appears commercially tanned and restrung so age indeterminate) strung with blue and blue green round glass beads, heavy patina on brass beads and 11 bear claws. Between each of the claws are brass beads, round glass bead and another brass bead. Between the bottom three (3) claws are four (4) total large white glass beads. The verso of the bear claws have a red pigment on the ridge. The bottom three (3) claws are darker than others, and have been notched. The inner most claw has 18 small holes incised on the ridge of claw. The outer two each have four (4) small circles incised on claw ridge. | NA.203.1634.jpg | necklace | tanned hide | bear claws | brass beads | pigment | glass beads | Plains

NA.205.145
Plains | peace medal | metal
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NA.205.145 | mid 19th century | H: 2.875 in, width: 0.125 in, L: 1.8 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 | Oval peace medal with a Native American and a colonial man (Washington?) extending hands towards each other. A tomahawk sits behind the Native, and a person ploughing is behind the colonial man. Under this scene is a crudely etched inscription: "George Washington / President" followed by an indecipherable number inside a circle. Under that is an indecipherable seal. Verso: eagle with an olive branch, arrows, and shield. | NA.205.145 verso.JPG | NA.205.145.JPG | peace medal | metal | Plains

NA.102.251
Plains | rifle scabbard | ta...
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NA.102.251 | 1870-1890 | L: 43.5 in, width: 3 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 | Two pieces of tanned hide, formed to create a long tube and seamed on center horizontal line with sinew, and on one long side. Wider at top to fit a rifle. Top edge is pinked Bottom is gathered and sewn, with remnants of hide tassel at bottom. Hide strip sewn to center, for an attachment piece. No decoration. | NA.102.251.jpg | rifle scabbard | tanned hide | sinew | Plains

NA.403.292
Plains | stirrups | pack sad...
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NA.403.292 | ca. 1870 | L: 18.5 in, width: 4.5 in, H: 12.25 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 | Two (2) shaped antlers, attached to front and rear of two wooden side slats. Rawhide, stretched while wet around the frame, sewn with sinew, holds pieces together. Piece of rawhide runs horizontally across saddle frame attached to pommel and to cantle over the extra horn and attached with wooden peg on other end. Two holes burned at each end of side slats for rawhide rigging (not attached). Stirrups (2) attached with tanned bison hide strips. Stirrups are wooden frame, wrapped in wet rawhide and stretched over the frame and sewn with, extra thick stitches on the bottom. Extra strapping (bundled) of same material as attached to stirrups. Cinch is broken in two pieces. | NA.403.292.v1.jpg | NA.403.292.jpg | stirrups | pack saddle | cinch | straps | sinew | wood | tanned bison hide | antler | rawhide | Plains

NA.108.205
Plains | war club | rawhide ...
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NA.108.205 | ca. 1870 | L: 30.5 in, width: 6.5 in, wide at widest point: 18 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 | Carved wood club with metal blades and golden eagle feathers. Narrow handle and two cut out sections, angled end; round wood sections wrapped in blue wool cloth and yellow, white, blue beads and horse hair. (7) smaller eagle feathers an tied to beaded areas with sinew; (1) one larger golden eagle feather with red wood cloth wrap at base. (3) three long triangular blades inserted in edge of wood. Top of club angled; three holes cut near tip. Curved lines painted along edges; dots and cross hatching on mid-section PR side. PL side yellow in color; painted with black lizard design, four point stars, dots and lines. Brass tacks both sides. Remnants of tanned hide both sides. | NA.108.205.jpg | war club | rawhide | wool cloth | metal | golden eagle feathers | cotton thread | Horse Hair | glass beads | paint | wood | brass | Plains

NA.203.1519
Plains | fan | Cotton cloth ...
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NA.203.1519 | 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 | Golden eagle feather fan. Handle made of brown cotton cloth and decorated with three simple beaded stripes 2 in white and the center in maroon. Cloth sewn together with brown cotton thread. | NA.203.1519.JPG | fan | Cotton cloth | cotton thread | feathers | Plains

NA.108.206
Plains | war club | stone | ...
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NA.108.206 | late 19th century | L: 18.5 in, width: 4 in, Diameter: 9.5 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 | Stone (quartz?) head unworked except for groove around center where rawhide strap sits. Wood handle is inserted into hole drilled at base of stone, and secured with sinew stitched to rawhide strap and then through hide wrapped around the length of handle, also wrapped around base of wood. The light colored hide casing around handle is sinew sewn with extra flap of hide at the end, and also has a slit. Stone head is rounded, and very slightly pointed on one side. | NA.108.206.jpg | war club | stone | tanned hide | sinew | wood | rawhide | Plains

NA.202.941
Plains | vest, child's | Buc...
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NA.202.941 | ca. 1960 | L: 11 in, chest circumference: 29.25 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Child's vest of smoked buckskin, carved fronts with fringe added across mid-chest and pinked trim along top of fringe. Pinked edge pocket on lower left front. Pinked trim and fringe across mid-back with additional fringe added to lower back edge. Buckskin edge binding all around, all machine sewn with dark thread, purple and white polyester doubleknit lining. | na.202.941.jpg | vest, child's | Buckskin | smoked | polyester | Plains

NA.502.341
Plains | hand drum | tin con...
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NA.502.341 | 1870-1890 | Diameter: 6 in, overall length: 8 in, H: .625 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 | Small, round ceremonial hand drum with wooden frame, covered with envelope of rawhide, with cut out handle (2”L) inclusive, stitched on top half with hide thread. Painted on both sides with red around the perimeter (¼” W), and one side with red dot (½” dia.) in the center. Two (2) tin cones attached on either side of seam edge, with remnants of red dyed horse hair inserted. Hide strip attached to rawhide handle. Sweet grass braid attached, and wrapped through hide strip. | NA.502.341.jpg | hand drum | tin cones | tanned hide | stones | pigment | dyed horse hair | wood | rawhide | sweetgrass braid | Plains

NA.203.1554
Plains | bag | tanned hide |...
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NA.203.1554 | early to mid 20th century | L: 3.5 in, width: 2.5 in, Diameter: .5 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 | Small bag or pouch of light colored tanned hide with drawstring of tanned hide gathered at top. Completely edged in alternating light blue and orange tiny seed beads. 1 ½" dia. beaded medallion or rosette on either side in medium blue base with 8 feather spokes in white with black and red tip going outward from metal stud in center, edged in white. Could be tourist trade item. | na.203.1554.jpg | bag | tanned hide | glass beads | cotton thread | metal bead | Plains

NA.403.232
Plains | stirrups | wood | m...
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NA.403.232 | late 19th century | L: 7 in, width: 5.75 in, Diameter: 21 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 | Wood oxbow stirrups with rawhide ties. One stirrup with metal nails. | na.403.232.jpg | stirrups | wood | metal nails | rawhide | Plains

NA.102.258
Plains | quiver | tanned hi...
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NA.102.258 | ca. 1870 | width: 2.5 in, quiver width: 4.5 in, quiver length: 25.25 in, bow case length: 40.5 in, length with fringe: 42 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 | Bow case, quiver and strap all attached together and made from tanned hide. Quiver has rounded rawhide bottom stitched on, stitched along one side to make tube like shape, and attached fringe on top and bottom of quiver with sinew thread. Bow case is narrow (2 ½”W) with folded, and stitched on one side. Added self-fringed flap over the top; added piece on bottom also with fringe. Strap is single piece of tanned hide self-fringed on ends. All three (3) pieces bound together with thin strip of hide and holes punched through all pieces at same middle region. | NA.102.258.jpg | quiver | tanned hide | sinew | rawhide | Plains

NA.202.1418
Plains | belt | commercial l...
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NA.202.1418 | ca.1950 | width: 1.5 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 | contemporary, sleeve of beadwork, whirling log, CAT, diamond pattern, cotton, fair | NA.202.1418.jpg | belt | commercial leather belt | cotton thread | Cotton cloth | glass beads | commercial metal buckle | Plains

NA.403.255
Plains | saddle | commercial...
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NA.403.255 | ca. 1900 | L: 19 in, width: 16 in, H: 10.75 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 | High pommel and cantle of antlers, and tops are slightly flat. Upright frame attached to wood slats for base of saddle, and all covered with rawhide applied when wet then stretched, and sewn with sinew making a tight casing This is all covered with pigment. A prong is attached to pommel. One piece of rawhide added to wooden slats on both sides with loop of leather tie through saddle body. Commercial leather strap with buckle attached to back of one side, and rawhide strap with metal ring on other side, attached with hide tie through hole in body of saddle. Two (2) leather ties (not original) on either side on front of saddle through holes in body. | na.403.255.jpg | saddle | commercial tanned hide | antler or bone | sinew | metal | wood | pigment | rawhide | Plains

NA.101.11
Plains | hook | tanned hide ...
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NA.101.11 | ca. 1890 | L: 14 in, width: 1.5 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 | hook with loop, metal, leather braided, tarnished, soiled, good | NA.101.11.v2.JPG | NA.101.11.v1.JPG | hook | tanned hide | metal | leather | Plains

NA.102.225
Plains | bow | wood | sinew ...
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NA.102.225 | ca. 1890 | L: 43 in, width: 1.25 in, diameter at widest: 3 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 | white finish, strung, center wrap | na.102.225.jpg | bow | wood | sinew | pigment | Plains

NA.108.164
Plains | tomahawk | rawhide ...
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NA.108.164 | ca. 1870 | diameter of handle: 2.75 in, blade length: 5 in, blade width: 2.25 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 | Tomahawk with metal blade and wood handle covered in rawhide and line of brass tacks. Rawhide stitched on one side and gathered, tied, at butt end of handle. Blade has irregular cross design cut into center. Downward curve to blade. Ten brass tacks on each side of handle. | na.108.164.jpg | tomahawk | rawhide | brass tacks | metal | wood | Plains

NA.203.1693
Plains | breastplate | shell...
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NA.203.1693 | ca. 1880 | L: 13.5 in, width: 14.25 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 | ten rows of fine, round shell beads, strung through fine tanned hide strips, and that is run through strip of dark (3/8” W x 1/8” D) tanned hide to hang down. Two thin hide strips strung through rawhide at top, then tied in center to hang around neck. | NA.203.1693.jpg | breastplate | shells | tanned hide | leather | Plains

NA.203.1512
Plains | necklace | tanned h...
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NA.203.1512 | 20th century | L: 17 in, width: 11 in, Diameter: 7 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 | Hide wrapped around a foundation, with 26 bear claws sewn through on strip of tanned hide. 11"L tail added at top - 2 of the claws are sewn onto tail. 2 of the claws tied at back on leather string - hanging. Each of the claws has been drilled through for strung glass beads. Seems unfinished contemporary piece. | na.203.1512.jpg | necklace | tanned hide | bear claws | mink | otter | Plains

NA.506.153
Plains | model tipi | cotton...
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NA.506.153 | ca. 1970 | H: 20 in, Diameter: 42 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 | Beige cotton polyester jersey cover wrapped around peeled twigs, which are attached to a metal ring base with cotton twine at each pole base on interior. Wooden lacing pins, attached cotton cloth smoke flaps held down with cotton twine. Some brown pigment around lacing pins, and bottom edge (probably adhesive bleeding through at bottom). Eleven (11) pieces of cotton twine attached to the ends of tipi poles. Further research needed. Check pg.153 of Hau, Kola! See images in file for NA.506.153 of above mentioned image - numerous similarities exist in construction and design of tipi and dolls. Possibly made by Ben Pease, Crow artist. | NA.506.153.jpg | model tipi | cotton twine | cotton | metal | tape | polyester | wood | pigment | Plains

NA.107.8R
Plains | tools | iron
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NA.107.8R | Utensils and implements - Household. One of a selection of various iron tools. | na.107.8r.jpg | tools | iron | Plains