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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.202.1252
dress | abalone | obsidian |...
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NA.202.1252 | 19Th Century | dress length: 53 in, sleeve to sleeve w/fringe: 47 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, fringe, elk ivories, cowrie shells, abalone, stone, soiled, 1506, poor | NA.202.1252.JPG | dress | dress | abalone | obsidian | tanned hide | elk teeth | stone | cowrie shell

NA.202.1240
dress | pigment | tanned hid...
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NA.202.1240 | dress length: 58 in, sleeve to sleeve w/fringe: 70 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, ochre, painted, 1476, excellent | NA.202.1240.JPG | dress | dress | pigment | tanned hide | ochre

NA.202.73
Northern Plains | Sioux | dr...
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NA.202.73 | ca. 1890 | overall length: 51.5 in, sleeve length: 20 in | Gift of Mrs. Neill Phillips in memory of Carly Downing | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Women's -- Tanned, deer hide, with lazy stitch beaded yoke in geometric design, small beaded squares throughout docie of dress with fringe. Yellow ribbon streamers on front, fringe and back along bottom edge, sleeves and sides. | NA.202.73.JPG | NA.202.73.JPG | na.202.73.jpg | geometric | dress | ribbon | lazy stitch | tanned | fringe | yellow | seed | hide | deer | Beads | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.202.442
Kiowa | Gaigwa | Oklahoma | ...
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NA.202.442 | 1920 | L: 45.75 in, sleeve to sleeve: 31.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Two piece deerskin dress with fringe. Bodice beaded around the neck in diamond design with three abstract floral designs below it and above a row of elks teeth with a mescal bean at each end. Bottom of the bodice is cut into four triangluar tabs with a floral design and edge beading on each. Skirt has two small beaded strips going around the skirt. | NA.202.442.JPG | NA.202.442.JPG | NA.202.442.JPG | NA.202.442.jpg | na.202.442v2.jpg | floral | triangular | lines | Diamond | dress | teeth | Beads | seed | fringe | elk | deerskin | mescal bean | Kiowa | Gaigwa | Oklahoma

NA.202.556
Northern Plains | dress | po...
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NA.202.556 | 1935 | width including fringe: 33.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress -- Deerskin, fringed on edges. Bead decoration on yoke, four strips of green, black and red basket beads. Pink, blue and brown cut glass beads with orange, red and metallic gold pony beads hanging on strands with shells at the ends. Strip of green basket beads around bottom. | NA.202.556.JPG | na.202.556.jpg | dress | pony | Red | black | pink | cut | brown | fringe | blue | green | shells | metallic gold | basket | orange | deerskin | Beads | Northern Plains

NA.202.829
Sioux | dress | fringe | lar...
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NA.202.829 | ca. 1905 | L: 33 in, sleeve to sleeve: 30 in | Gift of Richard W. Edwards, Jr. and M. Alice Edwards | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's -- Leather; beaded yoke, front and back, (lazy stitch) with geometric pattern in white, purple, red, orange and metallic on light blue ground; leather fringe along sleeves and bottom of dress; leather strands with one large orange bead each on bottom half. | NA.202.829.JPG | na.202.829v1.jpg | na.202.829v2.jpg | geometric | dress | fringe | large | Beads | bead | Red | seed | metallic | White | orange | light blue | leather | purple | Sioux

NA.202.52
Cheyenne | Northern Plains |...
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NA.202.52 | ca. 1890 | L: 39.5 in, width: 9.5 in | Gift of Mrs. Hope Williams Read. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's Dress -- Tanned, deer hide, lazy stitch bead decoration in geometric design on arm bands, skirt portion of dress, neck and chest. Buckskin fringe on various parts of dress with mescal seeds. Beaded decoration in horizontal stripes. Long fringe on sleeves. Section of fringe panel on bottom of both sides with brass bells attached. | na.202.52.jpg | geometric | dress | Beads | tanned | deer | brass | seed | mescal | hide | bells | seeds | fringe | Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.202.70
Northern Plains | Sioux | dr...
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NA.202.70 | ca. 1900 | overall length: 45 in, sleeve length: 21.75 in | Gift of Hon. and Mrs. William Henry Harrison | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Tanned, deer hide with lazy stitch beaded yoke on blue background in horse design, one small, one larger. Bead border along bottom with tin cone danglers. Small bead squares throughout bodice, fringe along bottom edge and sleeves. | Calendar: Historic Fashions Calendar Series, Western Wear 1850 to 2000, Texas Tech University Press, 2005, September | na.202.70.jpg | NA.202.70dtl1.JPG | NA.202.70dtl3.JPG | NA.202.70dtl4.JPG | NA.202.70view2.JPG | NA.202.70dtl2.JPG | NA.202.70dtl5.JPG | NA.202.70dtl6.JPG | NA.202.70view1.JPG | na.202.70.jpg | large | squares | small | horse design | dress | tin cones | glass beads | tanned deer hide | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.202.1199
dress | ribbon | cowrie shel...
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NA.202.1199 | 19Th Century | dress length: 35 in, shoulder to shoulder: 22 in, sleeve to sleeve: 41 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 | wool, dentalium yoke, ribbon, stained and soiled, 1517 | Child's dress | NA.202.1199.JPG | dress | dress | ribbon | cowrie shells | bells | wool | dentalium

NA.202.550
South Dakota | Sioux | dress...
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NA.202.550 | 1890 | L: 27.5 in, width: 34 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress-- Green velvet, red ribbon around shoulders, purple and yellow ribbons around sleeves, pink ribbon around bottom. Yoke decorated with seven rows of dentallium shells and blue ribbons. | NA.202.550.JPG | na.202.550.jpg | dress | green | dentallium | pink | purple | Red | velvet | shells | yellow | blue | Ribbons | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.488
Crow | Crow Indian Reservati...
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NA.202.488 | 1890 | L: 42.75 in, sleeve to sleeve: 46.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of the Pilot Foundation | Costume and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Blue wool decoration with elk's teeth attached with leather ties. Red wool at neck bound with tan cloth. Turquoise beaded strip at seam between red and blue wool. Strip of red wool around bottom and each sleeve. Light wool edge on each sleeve. Strip of light wool sewn around bottom edge of dress. | NA.202.488.JPG | floral | dress | teeth | Cotton cloth | leather | glass beads | cloth | wool | seed | elk | Crow | Crow Indian Reservation, Montana

NA.202.80
Cheyenne | Northern Plains |...
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NA.202.80 | ca. 1890 | overall length: 45.75 in, sleeve length: 12 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Tanned, deer hide, with lazy stitch bead strip in geometric design across front and back, down each sleeve and two rows on bodice and along neck edge. Fringe with dried beans on bodice, fringe along bottom edge, sleeves and sides. | na.202.80.jpg | geometric | dress | beans | lazy stitch | seed | hide | Beads | tanned | deer | Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.202.563
Indian | dress | commerciall...
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NA.202.563 | 1950s | sleeve to sleeve: 29.875 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Commercial cow hide, fringed. Loom beaded strips on top of shoulders. Blue and red beading on neck with rosette on front. Loom beaded strips at waist on front and back. Blue basket beads on some fringe. | NA.202.563.JPG | na.202.563v2.jpg | na.202.563v1.jpg | dress | commercially tanned | basket | seed | Red | loom | fringe | hide | blue | cow | rosette | Beads | Indian

NA.202.869
Sioux | dress | braintanned ...
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NA.202.869 | ca. 1890 | L: 63 in, sleeve to sleeve: 58 in, bottom width: 44.5 in | Gift of Harriet D. Reed and Betty N. Landercasper, In Memory of W. Guruea Dyer. | Dress and Adornment- Daily and or Festive Adornment. Braintanned buckskin in basic three skin style, pieced triangular gusset in one side of skirt added fringe all around. Fully beaded yoke/ lazy stitched with sinew, periwinkle blue background with outline bands of red/white hearts and white containing rectangles of red/white hearts, dark blue, greasy yellow and faceted metallic gold; one side has a center diamond and chevrons design in dark blue outlined with red/white hearts and white, two dark blue stars with faceted metallic gold centers and two abstract tipi designs in white and red/white hearts with dark blue and greasy yellow doors; other side has a center diamond and chevron design, two red/white hearts crosses with dark blue and faceted gold ends and two "tulip" designs in white, red/white hearts, dark blue and greasy yellow; lower edge of yoke has a U at center with some red/white hearts bands and two tipi designs in red/white hearts with dark blue and white doors. Skirt has two rows of buckskin thong fringes and a lazy stich beaded band above lower fringe in light blue, greasy yellow and medium blue. | NA.202.869.JPG | NA.202.869.jpg | na.202.869.jpg | na.202.869v2.jpg | dress | braintanned | Buckskin | Beads | Sioux

NA.202.1214
dress | pigment | Beads | hi...
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NA.202.1214 | 19Th Century | dress length: 54 in, sleeve to sleeve w/fringe: 56 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, fringe, lace up, quill disks, stiff, soiled, losses to quills, poor, 1172 | NA.202.1214.JPG | dress | dress | pigment | Beads | hide | quills

NA.202.548
South Dakota | Sioux | dress...
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NA.202.548 | 1890 | L: 35.125 in, width: 36.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress-- Blue wool, white selvedge edge around bottom, orange cloth around bottom and sleeve edges. Yoke decorated with seven rows of dentallium shells with clear beads between each row. | NA.202.548.JPG | na.202.548.jpg | dress | blue | Beads | dentallium | cloth | shells | Clear | wool | orange | White | seed | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.1286
Northern Plains | Crow | Aps...
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NA.202.1286 | ca. 1890 | L: 32.5 in, width: 16 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 | Crow girl's dress. T-shaped red, wool cloth dress with purple wool at neck. Purple wool used at cuffs and at hem. Dress is lined with cotton cloth. There are thirteen rows of carved bone and elks teeth on both the front and back, tied on with leather strips which hang loose on the edges. Dress is machine sewn with cotton thread. | NA.202.1286.v2.jpg | NA.202.1286.v3.jpg | NA.202.1286.v1.jpg | dress | Cotton cloth | leather | wool cloth | elk teeth | cotton thread | Glass seed beads | carved bone | Dress Apsaálooke (Crow) Northern Plains, Montana, ca. 1890 Wool cloth, cotton cloth, elk teeth, carved bone, glass beads, tanned hide, cotton thread. Women wore dresses decorated in elk teeth for many occasions. Mothers and grandmothers also made such dresses for beloved children. This girl's dress features both elk eye teeth and imitation teeth carved from bone. NA.202.1286 | Northern Plains | Crow | Apsáalooke | Montana

NA.202.551
Arapaho | Wyoming | dress | ...
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NA.202.551 | 1890 ? | width including fringe: 31.25 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress -- Deerskin fringed on sleeves, down sides and at bottom. Top portion painted yellow and decorated with cowrie shells. | NA.202.551.JPG | na.202.551.jpg | dress | fringe | yellow | cowrie | shells | paint | deerskin | Arapaho | Wyoming

NA.202.63
Crow | Northern Plains | dre...
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NA.202.63 | ca. 1885 | bodice length: 46.5 in, sleeve length: 20.75 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Blue wool cloth with red wool yoke, neck band, sleeve band and hem band with tan cloth edging on sleeves and hem. Imitation elk teeth covering top half of dress and completely covering sleeves. Lazy stitch white border lane along neck edge and yoke. | na.202.63v1.jpg | na.202.63v2.jpg | dress | White | imitation | Beads | tan | Red | blue | elk | teeth | lazy stitch | cloth | seed | wool | trade | Crow | Northern Plains

NA.202.1254
dress | Tradecloth | tanned ...
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NA.202.1254 | 19Th Century | dress length: 56 in, sleeve to sleeve w/fringe: 53 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, beaded yoke, bells, elk teeth, 1504, fringe dry brittle twisted, bead loss, fair | NA.202.1254.v1.jpg | NA.202.1254.verso.jpg | dress | dress | Tradecloth | tanned hide | brass bells | Beads | elk teeth

NA.202.549
South Dakota | Sioux | dress...
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NA.202.549 | 1890 | L: 26.75 in, width: 29.375 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's -- Blue wool, white selvedge edge and gold ribbons at bottom. Yoke decorated with seven rows of dentallium shells and red ribbons in the center on front and back. | NA.202.549.JPG | na.202.549.jpg | dress | gold | White | Ribbons | wool | blue | dentallium | Red | cloth | shells | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.546
South Dakota | Sioux | dress...
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NA.202.546 | 1910 ? | L: 36.5 in, width: 31 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's -- Blue trade cloth with rainbow selvedge edge around bottom and sleeves. Rows of cowrie shells across front and back at yoke and down near bottom. | NA.202.546.JPG | na.202.546.jpg | dress | cloth | blue | trade | cowrie | shells | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.543
Northern Plains | dress | Wh...
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NA.202.543 | 1901 | L: 23.25 in, width: 19.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's dress -- Red wool with red and blue ribbon around bottom, blue wool on sleeves. pony beaded (some basket beads) yoke in yellow, blue, green and brown. Blue and yellow beads hand on strands with cowrie shells at the ends. Fully beaded leather belt sewn around waist. Green diamonds, red boxes on white ground. Green and red edge beading. | NA.202.543.JPG | na.202.543.jpg | boxes | diamonds | dress | White | Ribbons | leather | Red | wool | belt | Beads | cowrie | blue | brown | green | yellow | basket | shells | pony | Northern Plains