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NA.403.86
Crow | horse chest decoratio...
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NA.403.86 | 1905 | overall length: 32.625 in, overall width: 15 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Transportation, Land Transportation. Canvas backed, two beaded strips with beaded panel at the bottom with hawk bells and bead fringe; strips have red wool at top and green wool edging; hourglass beadwork design in blue, green, yellow, red nd white intermixed with red wool; panel stylized geometric and curvalineal floral design in red, green, yellow, white and lavendar on blue ground. | NA.403.86.JPG | na.403.86.jpg | na.403.86s.jpg | NA.403.86.jpg | strips | hourglass | curvalineal floral | stylized geometric | horse chest decoration | Beads | seed | green | wool | hawk | White | canvas | yellow | Red | bells | lavendar | blue | fringe | Crow

NA.403.71
Crow | Northern Plains | hor...
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NA.403.71 | ca. 1930 | panel length: 9.875 in, panel width: 8.25 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Transportation: Land Transportation. Canvas with newspaper lining. Red and beige cloth design on top with multi-colored overlay bead decoration. Edges bound with beige cloth. Double tab at bottom of side strips with blue and red block bead decoration and white bead border. Red and pink cloth tassles and brass bells at bottom of strips. Center panel fully beaded in multi-color overlay bead decoration. Edges bound with beige cloth. Brass bell attached along bottom edge. | na.403.71.jpg | NA.403.71.JPG | strips | block | border | horse chest decoration | canvas | lining | cloth | trade | overlay | Beads | bells | brass | pink | multi-colored | blue | seed | beige | newspaper | White | Red | Crow | Northern Plains

NA.403.23
Plateau | horse chest decora...
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NA.403.23 | 1940-1949 | L: 19.75 in, width: 8.5 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Transportation, land Transportation. Horse chest ornament made of braided cloth. Red, brown and blue braids. Attached to a long tan braid that would tie around the horse's neck. | na.403.23.jpg | horse chest decoration | braided | cloth | Plateau

NA.403.87
Blackfeet | Northern Plains ...
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NA.403.87 | 1930 | width: 21.375 in | Transportation: Land Transportation. Cresent shaped, canvas backed. Center diamond in orange, blue and green design in between two black, orange and green triangles. Two orange and blue triangles on each side. Pattern is on a white ground. | na.403.87.jpg | NA.403.87.JPG | Diamond | triangles | horse chest decoration | blue | green | Beads | orange | black | canvas | seed | White | Blackfeet | Northern Plains

NA.403.72
Crow | Northern Plains | hor...
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NA.403.72 | ca. 1895 | panel length: 7.625 in, panel width: 9.625 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Transportation: Land Transportation. Canvas backing, top of red wool with faded blue wool borders. Center panel fully beaded and sides beaded in multi-colored overlay geometric design. Single row of white beads along outside edges. Double tab at bottom of side strips with red and green wool tassles and brass bells attached. | na.403.72.jpg | geometric | horse chest decoration | blue | multi-colored | bells | canvas | Beads | green | brass | tassles | faded | Red | seed | wool | backing | cloth | trade | Crow | Northern Plains

NA.403.70
Northern Plains | Crow | hor...
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NA.403.70 | ca. 1940 | panel length: 10 in, panel width: 9.5 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Transportation: Land Transportation. Buckskin strips and center panel. Side strip tops of red wool and navy blue border on each edge and applique multi-color floral beadwork. Tabs at bottom edges with brass bell and red and green wool tassles. Center panel fully beaded in multi-colored overlay geometric design. Top and bottom border of green wool. Brass bells along bottom edge. Back of side strips lined with blue print cloth. | na.403.70.jpg | geometric | horse chest decoration | navy blue | green | Print | seed | Beads | bells | Red | multi-colored | Buckskin | brass | Tradecloth | wool | Northern Plains | Crow

NA.403.73
Northern Plains | Crow | hor...
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NA.403.73 | ca. 1890 | panel length: 7.875 in, panel width: 7.375 in | Gift of Max Wilde | Transportation: Land Transportation. Canvas, top of red wool with navy blue borders. Multi-colored overlay bead decoration on panel and strips. Single row of brass buttons below beadwork on strips. Double tab on bottom of strip with white bead outlining. Red wool, red and pink yarn and brass bell tassles at bottom. Twisted rawhide and brass bell tassles along bottom edge of panel. | na.403.73.jpg | horse chest decoration | Beads | cloth | seed | buttons | trade | canvas | wool | Red | navy blue | pink | brass | White | yarn | multi-colored | rawhide | twisted | bells | Northern Plains | Crow

NA.403.198
Salish | horse chest decorat...
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NA.403.198 | L: 56 in, width: 17.5 in | Simplot collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Transportation, Land Transportation. Chest decoration of red trade cloth on the face and muslin backing, with brass and gold bugle beads outlining every section. Center section is covered entirely with a white seed bead ground and three large royal blue flowers on either side, green with red squares down the center. Both uprights have four large royal blue seed bead flowers with green and gold stems. Tin cones with red horsehair and brass bells adorn the bottom. Hide ties are at the top of each upright. | na.403.198.jpg | NA.403.198.JPG | floral | squares | horse chest decoration | hide | horsehair | tin cones | muslin | Beads | brass | seed | bugle | Tradecloth | Salish

NA.403.68
horse chest decoration | thr...
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NA.403.68 | overall length: 24.5 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Transportation: Land Transportation. Beige cloth band and ties with many yarn braids with tassles at bottoms attached (red, blue, brown). Bottom between braids and tassles wrapped with beige cloth sewn with thread. | na.403.68.jpg | horse chest decoration | thread | cloth | trade | brown | braids | beige | Red | yarn | blue

NA.403.182
Crow | horse chest decoratio...
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NA.403.182 | 1885 | L: 37 in, width: 17.5 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Transportation, Land Transportation. Horse chest decoration made of hide covered with tradecloth and seed beads. Designs are geometric triangles on both sides, backed by red trade cloth. Center has a light blue circle with white triangles at the top and bottom on red cloth. Next to it on each side are light blue triangles with green, blue and yellow stripes. Five brass bells are attached along the bottom with hide strips. | na.403.182.jpg | triangles | stripes | circle | geometric | horse chest decoration | brass | seed | Beads | hide | Tradecloth | Crow

NA.403.298
Plateau | horse chest decora...
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NA.403.298 | ca. 1880 | width: 7 in, L: 54 in, ladle 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 | Strip of red wool cloth, backed with cotton ticking stripe fabric, edged in dark blue cotton satin fabric, all hand sewn. The whole is backed on two pieces of pieced seamed bison hide, edging goes over the hide. Bottom edge is edged with strips of tanned hide, looped through the hide. Hand sewn. Single piece making two strips hanging down. Strips have glass tube beads strung on each; colors change from grouping FL to FR – amber, red, black repeat. Approximately every 3rd to 4th string has small, oblong base copper bell attached. Floral design embroidered in seed beads on wool: white double row of beads along bottom in scroll pattern, with short vertical rows of green translucent beads all along the underside. Seven (7) single stem flowers on the down side of scroll, and four (4) flowers with single leave on either side of stem. In light blue, translucent clear, teal blue, pink, translucent purple, translucent gold. Five (5) boxes in light blue outline with three short vertical lines on bottom edge – pink, dark blue translucent. Two (2) holes on each side of edge for attaching. | NA.403.298.jpg | horse chest decoration | copper bells | cotton thread | glass beads | tanned bison hide | tanned hide | cotton cloth | Plateau