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1.69.2744
Sioux | knife case | Beads |...
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1.69.2744 | ca. 1880 | L: 9.875 in, width: 2.875 in | Museum purchase - Gift of Buffalo Bill Cody to Fanny K. Schloss; acquired from Frederick K. Schloss | Buffalo rawhide sheath, one side covered with buckskin fully lazy stitch beaded in alternating dark blue and clear rose triangles at top and stepped chevrons on bottom; all on turquoise background with turquoise bead trimmed stitches holding cover to sheath. Buckskin thong tied through upper back; all sinew sewn. | 1.69.2744.JPG | chevron | rose | knife case | Beads | sinew | buffalo | rawhide | Sioux

NA.202.644
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.644 | 1890 | L: 10.5 in, width: 4.25 in, H: 3.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin with hard soles, red and orange wool flaps around top. Beading on toe with chevron desing with feathers in red white hearts, blue and yellow on pink ground. Beading around bottom, triangle designs in green, white and blue on turquoise ground. Beaded tongue, hoof print designs in blue on pink ground with turquoise and pink edge beading. | na.202.644.jpg | NA.202.644.JPG | feathers | chevron | hoof print designs | triangles | Moccasins | seed | yellow | pink | deerskin | turquoise | wool | Red | blue | green | White | red white hearts | Beads | orange | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Assiniboine

NA.203.606
headband | loom beaded
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NA.203.606 | L: 5.875 in, width: 1 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Headband - loom beaded strip with chevron pattern in white and red on aqua ground. | NA.203.606.JPG | chevron | headband | loom beaded

NA.202.772
Plains | breech cloth | purp...
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NA.202.772 | ca. 1930 | L: 15.875 in, width: 12.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. A) Red felt with purple ribbon along edge; blue, orange, green and yellow ribbons sewn at bottom in kchevron pattern. B) Red felt with purple ribbon along edge; blue, orange and green ribbons sewn across bottom. | NA.202.772A&B.JPG | na.202.772v1.jpg | na.202.772v2.jpg | chevron | line | breech cloth | purple | green | blue | orange | ribbon | felt | Red | yellow | Plains

NA.202.638
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.638 | 1920 | L: 4.625 in, width: 3.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adronment. Child's -- Deerskin partially beaded chevron design with two feathers on toe and triangles around the bottom in yellow and blue on white ground. One with tongue sewn on. | NA.202.638.JPG | NA.202.638A&B.JPG | na.202.638.jpg | chevron | triangles | moccasins uppers | Beads | blue | White | seed | deerskin | yellow | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Gros Ventre

NA.203.733
Plains | belt | cloth | meta...
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NA.203.733 | ca. 1960 | L: 43.5 in, width: 1.75 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Belt - leather; beaded on one side with swastika and chevron design in blue and orange on white ground; cloth backing; metal buckle. | NA.203.733.JPG | chevron | swastika | belt | cloth | metal | Beads | leather | buckle | Plains

NA.203.1209
Kim Price | Pawnee | pendant...
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NA.203.1209 | November 2000 | L: 3.75 in, width: 1.375 in, depth: 1.125 in | Gift of the Pilot Foundation | Pawnee cradle/cradleboard pendant | na.203.1209.jpg | NA.203.1209.jpg | cradleboard | star | chevron | cradle | pendant | sterling silver | brass | copper | Kim Price | Pawnee

NA.202.637
Gros Ventre | Fort Belknap I...
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NA.202.637 | 1920 | L: 6.75 in, width: 2.625 in, H: 2.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Child's -- Deerskin with commercial leather soles. Fully beaded chevron design on toe in green, dark green, light green and red. Ankle has diamonds and boxes designs in pink, dark blue, and blue. Triangle designs around bottom in yellow, dark blue and red white hearts. Complete white ground. | NA.202.637A&B.JPG | na.202.637.jpg | chevron | diamonds | boxes | triangles | Moccasins | Red | White | dark green | yellow | commercial leather | soles | pink | blue | green | red white hearts | seed | Beads | dark blue | light | deerskin | Gros Ventre | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana

1.67.540
war club | iron | nails | ob...
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1.67.540 | L: 23.125 in, width: 2.75 in | Credit line: Gift of The Coe Foundation, Description: War club oblong body with rounded handle with hole drilled through it, body is painted red-orange with incised chevron and snake designs on each side, notches cut into end, one edge is studded with 13 screws and 3 square iron nails. Origin: Original studio collection of artist Frederic S. Remington. Was mistakenly accessioned into the PIM collection as NA.108.55 | 1.67.540.JPG | snake | chevron | war club | iron | nails | oblong | screws

NA.111.55
Sioux | baby carrier | ribbo...
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NA.111.55 | 1987 | L: 28 in, width: 14.25 in | Gift of Missouri Breaks Industries | Utensils and implements - Child Care, Training and Education. Baby carrier - golden yellow cloth exterior over batting and pale yellow cloth lining; pale yellow and white chevron design down front with white satin ribbon hood tie, trim and bows, 4 velcro fastenings in front; on back of hood is a pieced 8 point star in white and pale yellow with white ribbon trim; carrier is totally machine sewn except for velcro hanger hand stitched to upper back. | na.111.55.jpg | star | chevron | baby carrier | ribbon | golden yellow | Satin | batting | velcro | machine sewn | cloth | White | pale yellow | Sioux

NA.203.712
Potawatomi | sash | green | ...
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NA.203.712 | ca. 1905 | L: 58 in, width: 2.5 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Sash - loom beaded strip with chevron and diamond pattern in black, pink, green and white on blue ground; four beaded strips with green and red ribbons at each end. | NA.203.712.JPG | na.203.712.jpg | chevron | Diamond | sash | green | Ribbons | loom beaded | Red | Potawatomi

NA.202.652
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.652 | 1890 | L: 10.375 in, width: 3.625 in, H: 3.375 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, blue, pink and green ribbons around top edge. Fully beaded with chevron designs in dark blue and yellow on blue ground. Also on tongue with metallic gold edge beading, pink and dark blue beaded strip around bottom and across foot. Strip around top with red white hearts triangles and white. Red white hearts cross on top of foot. | na.202.652.jpg | NA.202.652.JPG | cross | chevron | triangles | Moccasins | Ribbons | metallic gold | yellow | dark blue | red white hearts | green | blue | seed | deerskin | Beads | pink | White | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Gros Ventre

NA.203.573
Montaine | Plateau | arm ban...
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NA.203.573 | ca. 1910 | L: 11.625 in, width: 2.125 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Armbands - cloth; bead front with diamond and chevron design in yellow, red, maroon, orange and blue on turquoise ground with green border, leather ties. | NA.203.573A&B.JPG | na.203.573v1.jpg | na.203.573v2.jpg | chevron | Diamond | arm bands | cloth | leather | Beads | Montaine | Plateau

NA.203.626
Sioux | hair ornament | Red ...
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NA.203.626 | ca. 1890 | L: 11 in, width: 2.25 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Hair ornament - deerskin; beaded front with chevron pattern in green, gold, silver, blue and white on red/white heart ground; leather dangles wrapped in red porcupine quills with tin cones and red feathers; leather tie at top. | NA.203.626.JPG | na.203.626.jpg | chevron | hair ornament | Red | Beads | leather | quills | porcupine | tin | deerskin | red/white hearts | cones | feathers | Sioux

NA.202.806
Blackfoot | Montana | Moccas...
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NA.202.806 | ca. 1905 | L: 9.75 in, width: 3.75 in, H: 6 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold R. Tate | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Red, painted leather; beaded stripe on top with chevron pattern in red and blue; blue and white border around base of moccasins; cloth cuff; red cloth around heel; rawhide sole. ---Blackfoot, Browning Mont. 1910 from Chief Little Wolf. | NA.202.806A&B.JPG | NA.202.806.JPG | chevron | stripes | Moccasins | White | Red | rawhide | cloth | cuff | blue | leather | painted | soles | seed | Beads | Blackfoot | Montana

NA.202.648
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.648 | 1920 | L: 6.375 in, width: 3.125 in, H: 1.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Leather, hard soled, fully beaded. Chevron design in blue and white on toe with triangle designs in red, white and blue around bottom, all on turquoise ground. | na.202.648.jpg | NA.202.648.JPG | triangles | chevron | Moccasins | Beads | turquoise | Red | blue | seed | leather | White | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Gros Ventre

NA.202.649
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.649 | 1925 | L: 5.25 in, width: 2.125 in, H: 2 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Child's -- Cow hide, hard soled, fully beaded. Toe has blue, white and red chevron and two feathers design. Sides have stepped designs in red, white and green. Triangles designs around bottom in green, red, yellow, white, blue and pink. All on turquoise ground. | NA.202.649A&B.JPG | na.202.649.jpg | chevron | stepped design | feather design | triangles | Moccasins | hide | White | Red | blue | pink | Beads | green | seed | turquoise | cow | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Gros Ventre

NA.202.653
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.653 | 1880 | L: 16.25 in, width: 6.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Girl's -- Navy wool top portion with fully beaded leather lower portion. Red white hearts and yellow chevron and bar designs on blue ground. Border design on sides is red white hearts and yellow diagonal bars. Border design at top is alternating blocks of yellow and green. Border design at bottom is green squares on orange ground. | NA.202.653A&B.JPG | NA.202.653.jpg | na.202.653.jpg | bar designs | diagonal bars | blocks | chevron | squares | leggings | navy | seed | green | blue | yellow | orange | Beads | red white hearts | wool | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Assiniboine

NA.203.578
Potawatomi | beaded strips |...
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NA.203.578 | ca. 1915 | L: 15 in, width: 3 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded strips - loom beaded strips with chevron design in purple, yellow, red, turquoise and brown on green ground; one corner missing from each; beaded fringe at one end with large red beads and yarn balls. | na.203.578.jpg | chevron | beaded strips | Beads | loom beaded | fringe | yarn | Potawatomi

NA.202.703
South Dakota | Sioux | Mocca...
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NA.202.703 | ca. 1920 | L: 9.875 in, width: 4.125 in, H: 3.75 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, with cuffs. Fully beaded including sole. Chevron and swastika design on foot, geometric designs on sole. Dark blue, red, white and turquoise. | NA.202.703A&B.JPG | na.202.703v1.jpg | na.202.703v2.jpg | geometric | chevron | swastika | Moccasins | turquoise | Beads | dark blue | Red | seed | deerskin | White | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.203.727
Great Lakes | arm bands | ya...
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NA.203.727 | ca. 1885 | L: 38 in, width: 2.25 in | Gift of Rosemarie U. Smith | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Armband - loom beaded band with diamond and chevron pattern in blue, light blue, red/white hearts, black and green on white ground; red yarn fringe at each end. | NA.203.727.JPG | na.203.727.jpg | Diamond | chevron | arm bands | yarn | red/white hearts | Red | fringe | loom beaded | Great Lakes

NA.203.783
Chippewa | Ojibway | belt | ...
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NA.203.783 | ca. 1930s | Belt Length: 42.5 in, belt width: 5 in, back apron length: 16.25 in, back apron width: 13.375 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Belt and apron - fully beaded belt with a continuous floral design in light green, kelly green, light blue, greasy blue, clear violet, light orange, black, clear lime green, clear amber, clear, lemon yellow, clear pink and white on a clear gray ground, beaded on muslin with a thick filler and brown crepe backing and binding, leather thong ties, pocket of blue floral cotton sewn to inside front; front apron is fully beaded with a central floral motif surrounded by 4 smaller leaf and floral motifs in light green, kelly green, greasy blue, clear violet, light orange, black, clear lime green, clear amber, clear, lemon yellow, cut irridescent pewter gray, royal blue, white and opalescent white on a clear gray ground, top edge binding of red crepe, side and bottom edge bindings of red satin ribbon, beaded on muslin with a muslin lining, backing of brown cotton and purple striped cotton print; back apron of navy wool tradecloth with inverted chevron design in yellow, violet and red satin ribbons with white tufted trim, sides and bottom edged in yellow ribbon, backing of blue cotton. | na.203.783.jpg | floral | striped | chevron | Leaf | belt | apron | cotton | Satin | Beads | wool | leather | muslin | crepe | Tradecloth | Chippewa | Ojibway

NA.302.146
New Mexico | Begay, Sarah | ...
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NA.302.146 | ca. 1960's | H: 83.5 in, width: 61 in | Gift of Harris A. and Lee Thompson | on paper tag: 5-1x7-0 92/Crystal/Sarah Begay/TWAFBQ | Crystal Style, vagetal dyed wool in banded, diamond, triangle and owl feather bands patterns. | na.302.146.jpg | triangles | Diamond | chevron | stripes | textile | wool | dyed | vegetal | New Mexico | Begay, Sarah

3.78.68.11
bottle | glass
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3.78.68.11 | H: 6 in, width: 3.5 in, L: 2.875 in | Gift of the artist's heirs, W.H.D. Koerner, III and Ruth Koerner Oliver | Chevron patterned glass. Origin: Where - Personal studio collection of artist, W.H.D. Koerner. When - May, 1977 (Materials received - 1978). | 3.78.68.11.jpg | 3.78.68.11.jpg | chevron | bottle | glass