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NA.203.833
Salish | handbag | cotton | ...
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NA.203.833 | ca. 1880 | width: 8.375 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with an 8 point star in white containing 4 navy blue with clear green borders diamonds, 4 periwinkle blue with clear amber borders raindrops and 1 clear amber diamond in the center; pink background; edges are bound with blue corduroy; fringe at bottom is wood beads and cowrie shells strung on heavy white thread; back is blue corduroy; 2 buckskin thong handles are knotted through upper front and back; lining is tan, orange and brown printed plaid cotton. | NA.203.833.JPG | na.203.833.jpg | handbag | cotton | corduroy | Buckskin | applique | canvas | Salish

1.69.4800.1
handbag | alligator | leathe...
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1.69.4800.1 | L: 20.5 in, width: 11.5 in, depth: 8 in | Leather handbag. Brown cloth interior, brown painted metal frame, leather handle, central lock with two metal clasps on the side. Five metal button feet on bottom. Alligator or crocodile skin exterior - brown. Cloth piping seems once covered by brown leather. | 1.69.4800.1view2.JPG | 1.69.4800.1view1.JPG | handbag | alligator | leather | hide | cloth | painted | crocodile | metal

NA.203.818
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.818 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 11.34 in, width: 7.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment-personal adornment and ritual regalia. Rectangular with slightly rounded top edge, front is fully applique stitch beaded on muslin in large seed beads with a portrait of an Indian wearing a warbonnet- warbonnet is done in white, cut iridescent dark blue, cut black and cut red; face is done in cut clear yellow, cut red, cut clear red, cut black and cut clear; braids are cut dark blue; shirt is cut clear blue and cut clear pink hearts stripes with cut red and cut black epaulets and claw necklace, cut clear dark red outline; background is light blue. Brain tanned buckskin top edge with metal zipper on gray cloth; brain tanned buckskin back has 2 buckskin strips tacked near top and tied in a bow; lining is deep purple cotton cloth. | na.203.818.jpg | NA.203.818.JPG | handbag | applique | muslin | braintanned | Buckskin | metal | cotton | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.839
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.839 | ca. early 1900s | L: 10.625 in, width: 9.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with three potted plant designs- one has raindrop shaped clear dark green leaves and stems with a brick red pot, two have arrowhead shaped clear dark green leaves and stems with clear dark red pots- on a clear backgound, miscellaneaous sizes and color of beads were used for various repairs to leaves, stems, the brick pot and background; upper edge of front and back are picot beaded with clear/red hearts; back is smoked brain tanned buckskin; front lining is white and blue-gray diagonally printed gingham check cotton, four buckskin thong ties/handles are tacked inside upper front and back. | NA.203.839.JPG | na.203.839.jpg | handbag | canvas | Beads | applique | braintanned | Buckskin | gingham | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.820
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.820 | ca. 1915-1920 | width: 8 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with applique stitch beaded stepped diamond in cut clear yellow-cut clear green-cut clear brown-cut clear blue with cut clear red accents, beadwork done on canvas then white buckskin front was cut out and tacked up to edges of beadwork; white buckskin back machine sewn to front with brown thread; 5" long commerical twisted satin fringe also machine sewn to sides, bottom and upper back edge; single buckskin thong through holes front and back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.820.JPG | na.203.820.jpg | handbag | canvas | Buckskin | applique | Beads | Satin | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.822
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.822 | ca. 1922 | L: 13.25 in, width: 12.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- personal adornment and ritual regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, floral design with three flowers in pink, clear red, yellow, clear, clear amber and orange with royal blue outlines; four leaves in clear dark olive green with clear amber veins and outlines; clear burgundy stems; white background has the date 1922 worked into upper left in royal blue beads. Side, bottom and upper back edges are bound in green felt; upper front edge is bound in maroon twill cloth, back is also maroon twill with a five point star machine stitched in center in blue thread and blue stitching around edges. Lining is mostly pink, white and olive green plaid cotton with pieced strips of red and white zigzag print and maroon and white print cotton; buckskin thong tacked in two places inside front and through two buckskin thong loops tacked inside back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.822.JPG | NA.203.822view1.JPG | NA.203.822view1.JPG | NA.203.822view2.JPG | NA.203.822view2.JPG | handbag | canvas | cotton | Buckskin | Beads | felt | applique | twill | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.824
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.824 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 10 in, width: 8.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- Personal adornment Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, floral design with three 13 petal "poppies" in cut red, cut dark red, cut iridescent black and orange, three leaves in cut clear green with cut iridescent black veins and stems, white background, single row top and sides borders and 1" looped bottom fringe in clear green and mixed colored beads. Back and front top edge binding are yellow satin, back is machine quilted in black in horizontal lines to muslin back lining;buckskin thong handles tacked inside upper front and back. | NA.203.824.JPG | na.203.824.jpg | handbag | Beads | applique | Buckskin | muslin | Satin | canvas | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.825
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.825 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 9.25 in, width: 7.625 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Beadwork lettering in orange in lower right: A/HUMMER | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front and back, front is beaded with small seed beads with a hummingbird in cut green, cut greasy blue, light geen and silver, three stalks of lilies in yellow, orange, cut greasy blue and red/white hearts, background is royal blue, beadwork lettering in orange in lower right. Back has 5 stepped diamond designs in medium sized seed beads in royal, yellow, green, dark red, small gold on a white background. Sides and bottom are bound with large seed beads in bands of royal pearly white and reddish orange, top edge is bound in light blue; lining is violet crepe; buckskin thong handles tacked inside upper front and back. | The Anguish of Snails: Volume 2, Folklore in the West; by Barre Toelken; Utah State University Press, Logan Utah; 2003; page 99 | na.203.825v1.jpg | na.203.825v2.jpg | NA.203.825VIEW1.JPG | NA.203.825VIEW2.JPG | handbag | canvas | crepe | Beads | Buckskin | applique | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.841
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.841 | ca. early 1900's | L: 13.125 in, width: 11.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with three flowers in cut red-orange, cut clear root beer brown and cut clear olive green with leaflets below flowers in cut green, stems in cut clear dark green, plant base leaves in cut iridescent clear/green hearts outlined in cut black, white background with single row of cut clear/pink hearts around outside; edges bound in buckskin; back is green cotton with an eight point star pattern machine quilted in white thread; lining is white, rose, light green and dark green rose garden print cotton with a machine stitched in pocket of the same cloth on front side; two buckskin thong handles are tacked to upper inside front and back. | NA.203.841.JPG | na.203.841.jpg | handbag | cotton | Buckskin | applique | Beads | canvas | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.835
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.835 | ca. early 1900's | L: 7.875 in, width: 6.875 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitched beaded with a large 4 petal flower in clear dark rose and pink with dark blue and cut black outlines, cut iridescent copper highlights, cut red extensions, lime green leaves outlined in clear dark green and clear dark green stems, light blue background with side borders of clear dark rose triangles; edges bound with bands of pink and lime green interspersed with narrow bands of dark blue, clear dark rose, orange, greasy blue and clear yellow; back is maroon and black plaid wool with a multi-colored beaded zigzag at top edge; front lining is green and white gingham checked cotton; back lining is dark blue lining fabric; 2 buckskin thong handles are tacked to front and back inside. | NA.203.835.JPG | na.203.835.jpg | handbag | canvas | Beads | wool | Buckskin | applique | gingham | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.819
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.819 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 12.875 in, width: 10.875 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, at center are two sideways tipi motifs in yellow with light blue outlines, at each side and top and bottom is a yellow triangle in a stepped red/white hearts triangle with light blue outline, lavendar right triangles outlined in light blue begin at each corner and meet a base corner of center tipis, background is white. Side and bottom edges are bound in black braided ribbon; top edges are bound in navy wool; front lining is salmon pink, white and olive green plaid cotton; back lining is black with white triangles printed cotton machine quilted in vertical lines. | NA.203.819.JPG | na.203.819.jpg | handbag | canvas | wool | cotton | ribbon | applique | Beads | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.837
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.837 | ca.1920 | L: 12.875 in, width: 11.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with 3 poppy-type flowers in brick red/white hearts and orange outlined in clear dark blue and cut clear iridescent lavender; upper leaves are green with cut clear olive green with cut iridescent dark green veins and outlines; stems are mostly cut clear olive green with miscellaneous greens and other colors used for repairs; background is turquoise blue; back lining and binding are navy blue cotton faded to purple on front bindings; single buckskin thong through upper front and back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.837.JPG | na.203.837.jpg | handbag | Buckskin | applique | canvas | Beads | cotton | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.823
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.823 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 10.375 in, width: 9 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded cloth front, double hourglass design in orange with cut iridescent purple outlines and extensions, diamond between hourglasses is green, side stepped triangles in checkerboard pattern using red, yellow and cut iridescent purple; background is cut clear/blue hearts; side and bottom edges are bound with cut clear and cut iridescent purple; top front edge is bound in cut iridescent purple with boxes dropping into background. Back is olive green wool machine quilted to lining in narrow vertical rows, upper back has 2 machine quilted to lining in narrow vertical rows, upper back has 2 machine embroidered white longhorn steer heads appliqued to it and trimmed with cut iridescent bead eyes and cut red bead nostrils; lining is pink twill cloth; buckskin thong handles tacked inside upper back and front. | NA.203.823front.JPG | NA.203.823.JPG | na.203.823v1.jpg | na.203.823v2.jpg | handbag | twill | applique | embroidered | Beads | wool | Buckskin | Salish | Plateau

1.69.1734C
handbag | Lace
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1.69.1734C | ca. 1900 | L: 4.75 in, width: 5.125 in | Black and cream color lace handbag. | 1.69.1734C.JPG | handbag | Lace

NA.203.816
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.816 | ca. 1915 | L: 13.375 in, width: 12.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and adornment- Personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Square fully applique beaded front with a bouquet of five roses in cut clear dark red, clear dark reddish brown, cut reddish-orange and cut clear/pink hearts, with leaves and stems in cut clear green and cut clear/green hearts, and with a bow in cut red-orange and cut red, on iridescent cut clear background. Edges bound in zigzag edged strips of buckskin, smoked buckskin thong handles and ties. Back of purse and lining are red muslin with back lining machine quilted in a square design. | NA.203.816.JPG | na.203.816.jpg | handbag | muslin | Buckskin | applique | smoked | Beads | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.826
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.826 | early 1900 | L: 11.5 in, width: 9.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded canvas front, rose design in pink, peach, clear/pink hearts and red with leaves and stems in cut clear dark green on a greasy blue background with 2 rows of light blue around the outside edge. Pieced buckskin back, buckskin bound sides and top edges, buckskin thong handles tacked into upper edge seam where metal zipper on brown cloth is attached; lining is brown and white gingham. | NA.203.826.JPG | na.203.826.jpg | handbag | metal | gingham | applique | Beads | canvas | Buckskin | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.836
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.836 | early 1900s | L: 10.375 in, width: 9.25 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with 4 iris-type flowers - 1 in cut clear red and cut clear dark blue with cut clear/gold hearts highlights, 2 in cut clear yellow/pink hearts with clear dark rose highlights and 1 in cut clear yellow/pink hearts with cut clear blue highlights- all outlined in cut clear burgundy; 6 flower buds in cut clear red, cut clear yellow/pink hearts, cut clear/gold hearts and clear dark rose; leaves are cut clear lime green and cut clear green hearts; stems and some leaf outlines are cut clear burgundy and cut black; background is cut iridescent clear; edges are bound with cut clear pale lavendar with bands of cut red-cut copper- cut red; back is smoked buckskin with zigzag edged triangles machine pieced at lower corners; lining is white, pink and blue flower and trellis print cotton; single buckskin thong looped through upper front and back holds top closed and forms 2 handles. | NA.203.836.JPG | na.203.836.jpg | handbag | Buckskin | cotton | smoked | Beads | applique | canvas | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.840
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.840 | ca. early 1900's | L: 11.5 in, width: 9.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with a roughly circular design of four-five petal flowers connected by stems- one flower is cut clear dark blue outlined in cut clear dark green, one flower is cut red outlined in cut clear dark green, one flower is cut clear dark red outlined in cut clear dark green and cut clear dark blue, one flower is cut dark orange outlined in cut clear dark green, leaves are cut clear dark green outlined in cut clear lime green, stems are cut clear lime green; background is light turquoise; side and bottom edges are bound with red cotton, top front edge is bound with black cotton; back is vertically pieced and machine stitched navy blue velveteen and worn bright green velvet with navy velveteen and worn bright green velvet with navy velveteen binding on back upper edge; lining front and back is red cotton; single buckskin thong through upper front and back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.840.JPG | na.203.840.jpg | handbag | velveteen | applique | canvas | velvet | Beads | Buckskin | cotton | Salish | Plateau

NA.203.838
Plateau | Salish | handbag |...
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NA.203.838 | ca. early 1900's | L: 11 in, width: 3.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded hand bag: Rectangular canvas front fully applique stitch beaded with four tulips- one clear dark red with yellow center, one clear dark blue and red/white hearts, one yellow and red/white hearts, one clear dark blue and yellow-with green stems and leaves, all on periwinkle blue background; inner border of two rows of cut iridescent dark brown; outer border of one row dark blue; side and bottom edges bound with cut iridescent copper; upper front and back edges bound with black velvet; back is white brain tanned buckskin, back lining is maroon and turquoise floral on salmon pink print cotton; single buckskin thong through upper front and back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.838.JPG | na.203.838.jpg | handbag | Buckskin | canvas | Beads | braintanned | applique | cotton | Plateau | Salish

NA.203.821
Salish | Plateau | handbag |...
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NA.203.821 | ca. 1915-1920 | L: 12.875 in, width: 10.5 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment- Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular with fully applique stitch beaded front, geometric design mostly made up of triangles in clear dark green and clear dark red on a clear background; edges bound with purple silk; back is navy wool cloth with vertical machine stitching in white; lining is black sateen printed with floral pattern in purple, lavender, green, yellow and orange; leather thong through holes front and back holds top closed and forms two handles. | NA.203.821.JPG | na.203.821.jpg | handbag | wool | sateen | leather | applique | silk | Beads | Salish | Plateau