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Wah Zha Zhi | Osage | Centra...
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NA.403.100 | ca. 1850 | L: 37.375 in, Diameter: 1 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Transportation: Land Transportation. Elk antler handle with braided leather whip attached to one end; handle carved showing a group of four human figures and another group of eight; also a figure on a horse with a weapon in one hand next to a figure with a war bonnet and holding a gun; also represented are sets of horse tracks and dots along the top and bottom. Back carved in various abstract design including a concentric circle sun design. ---Pohrt 1982 Purchase Installment #1. | na.403.100v2.jpg | na.403.100v2.jpg | na.403.100v1.jpg | NA.403.100.JPG | NA.403.100.jpg | abstract designs | dots | figure on a horse weapon in hand | circle sun design | figure with war bonnet holding gun | horse tracks | human figures | quirt | commercially tanned leather | elk antler | Wah Zha Zhi | Osage | Central Plains

Oklahoma | Iowa | jacket | d...
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NA.202.595 | 1900 | shoulder to shoulder: 17.5 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deerskin with print cloth lining, fringe on collar and around bottom. Brown cloth binding down front and on cuffs with red cloth and purple ribbon. Purple ribbon also around collar and bottom with white and blue beading. Two pockets with cloth trim and black and white beading. Blue and pink abstract designs below pockets go around to back. | NA.202.595.JPG | na.202.595v2.jpg | na.202.595v1.jpg | abstract designs | jacket | deerskin | purple | fringe | ribbon | seed | Print | Red | binding | White | cloth | lining | brown | Beads | pink | blue | Oklahoma | Iowa

Montana | Apsáalooke | Crow...
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NA.202.592 | ca. 1885 | shoulder to shoulder: 22 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Deer hide, painted yellow, with fringe. Green and purple cloth binding down front on edges. Otter hide with fur down front on one side and around bottom. Abstract beaded designs on front, back and back of sleeves, outlined in blue. Orange or purple ribbons on back of each shoulder. Orange-red dyed horse hair in bundles down the back of each sleeve. | NA.202.592.JPG | na.202.592v1.jpg | na.202.592v2.jpg | NA.202.592 back.jpg | NA.202.592 front.jpg | abstract designs | jacket | tanned deer hide | orange-red | otter hide with fur | Beads | purple | hair | glass beads | silk ribbon | horse | dyed horse hair | green | binding | fur | Ribbons | fringe | pigment | orange | deer hide | dyed | cloth | blue | yellow | Constructed in the style of a European frock coat and adorned with an abstract floral design favored in Crow beadwork, this jacket is a unique combination of cultural styles. Its surface is further embellished with otter fur, ribbons, and dyed horse hair, as well as a heavy layer of yellow pigment. All of these elements indicate a formal piece of clothing with a nod to the natural world from which the Crow drew the basis of their beliefs and traditions. This garment would have been worn by an Indian man of prominence for special occasions. | Montana | Apsáalooke | Crow