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1.69.3853
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3853 | L: 4 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. Used for decorating wet leather. Metal rod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather. The opposite end has a rectangle shaped head wtih 2 sections with flat, smooth surface on either side of a center section with a diagonal lined surface. | 1.69.3853.JPG | rectangle | diagonal | stamp tool | metal

1.69.3984
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.3984 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./811 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end has a rectangle shaped head with 2 sections of horizontal lines on either side of a center section with vertical lines for the surface. Inscription around end. | 1.69.3984.JPG | rectangle | checkered | horizontal | vertical | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.403.126.1
Northern Plains | band from ...
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NA.403.126.1 | L: 11.5 in, width: 1 in | Gift of The Coe Foundation | Transportation: Land Transportation. Leather with fringe along one edge; rectangle design with porcupine quills on front in purple, yellow and green on red ground. | NA.403.126.JPG | na.403.126.1.jpg | rectangle | band from headstall | Red | yellow | porcupine | purple | fringe | green | leather | quills | Northern Plains

NA.202.910
Cheyenne | moccasin | Beads ...
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NA.202.910 | ca. 1890 | H: 4.25 in, L: 9.375 in, width: 3.25 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Guido R. Rahr, Jr. | Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Braintanned buckskin, yellow ochre dyed uppers with small square tongue and split upper heel seam, rawhide soles with buckskin welt between upper and sole, sinew sewn, buckskin thong tie woven through holes around ankle. Vamp has a lazy stitch beaded rectangle from tongue seam almost to toe flanked by small long trapezoids-bead colors are light blue, white red/white hearts, clear dark green, pink and blue; narrow lazy stitch beaded band around lower foot has 7 rectangles of clear dark green containing in inverted pink V on a white band. | NA.202.910.JPG | rectangle | trapezoids | moccasin | Beads | rawhide | sinew | pigment | Buckskin | braintanned | Cheyenne

1.69.3851
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3851 | L: 4.75 in, Diameter: .625 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. Used for decorating wet leather. Metal rod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather with threaded surface near end. The opposite end has a rectangle shaped head with an hourglass cut-out surface. | 1.69.3851.JPG | rectangle | hourglass | stamp tool | metal

NA.202.932
Sioux | Moccasins | Buckskin...
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NA.202.932 | ca. 1910 | H: 4.125 in, L: 11 in, width: 4.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Old tape labels on bottoms: P.G. Tryon/ No 51 beaded/moccasin | Dress and Adornment, Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Braintanned white buckskin uppers and trapezoidal tongue, rawhide sole cut from parfleche with geometric designs in red, yellow, green and blue on inside, welted seams with sole welt ends left trailing at heel, sinew sewn. Top edge bound with brown cotton muslin stitched with brown thread. Buckskin thong ties pass through holes at heels and upper fronts. Lazy stitch beaded vamps have a center white strip with a dark blue rectangle outline and a green rectangle outline flanked by 2 red/white hearts arrowheads, on each side of center strip is a red/white hearts rectangle outlined in white and a dark blue rectangle outlined in white on a clear dark green background. Border around bottom of foot has the same designs as center strip with 5 blue rectangles and 4 green rectangle/red arrowheads motifs. | na.202.932.jpg | NA.202.932.JPG | rectangle | arrowheads | geometric | Moccasins | Buckskin | braintanned | rawhide | Beads | sinew | muslin | Sioux

1.69.3900
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3900 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. Used for decorating wet leather. Metal rod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather. The opposite end has a rectangle shaped head with 2 rounded corners and one rounded side. | 1.69.3900.JPG | rectangle | stamp tool | metal

NA.203.711
Sioux | beaded strip | red/w...
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NA.203.711 | ca. 1905 | L: 29 in, width: 1.875 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded strip - leather strip; fully beaded on one side (lazy stitch) with cross and rectangle design in red/white hearts, blue, yellow and green on white ground. | NA.203.711.JPG | na.203.711.jpg | rectangle | cross | beaded strip | red/white hearts | lazy stitch | leather | Beads | Sioux

1.69.3769
Stamp. | metal
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1.69.3769 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp. Round metal length with checkered surface design for a better hand-hold covering 2" in center of round. One end is flat across, for hammering the stamp and the other end has a rectangle-shaped head with a surface of 2 horizontal band sections on either side of a center section with diagonal bands. | 1.69.3769.JPG | diagonal | rectangle | horizontal | checkered | Stamp. | metal

1.69.3705
Stamp. | metal
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1.69.3705 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp. Round metal length with checkered surface design for a better hand-hold covering 2" in center of round. One end is flat across, for hammering the stamp and the other end with a rectangle shaped head. It is decorated with 2 sections of horizontal bars and one section with diagonal lines. | 1.69.3705.JPG | rectangle | checkered | diagonal lines | horizontal lines | Stamp. | metal

NA.203.780
Crow | knife case | rawhide ...
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NA.203.780 | ca. 1890 | L: 12 in, width: 4 in | The Crow Indian Collection of Dr. William and Anna Petzoldt, gift of Genevieve Petzoldt Fitzgerald | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Knife case - shaped red painted rawhide, folded on one edge and sinew sewn on curved edge, triangular top flap with triangular tab beaded in bands of royal blue and yellow on a light blue band, leather thong through front ties around narrow spot between flap and tab; sewn edge has an insert of green wool edge beaded with white, then on the front rawhide a white beaded band with right angle triangles aligned with its inner edge, triangles are light blue with a small dark red rectangle and cut dark green with a small light blue rectangle, outside edges of triangles are edged with a single row of white beads and another single row of white beads forms the inner border of the design; pendant at point of pouch has a small cylinder wrapped with light blue and royal blue beads, green wool `fringe' and two 3-3/4" leather pendants edge beaded in clear medium blue down the sides and white across the bottom; back has 3 horizontal slits near the top through which a leather strip is tied, also a small leather strip near pendant at bottom. | NA.203.780.JPG | na.203.780.jpg | rectangle | triangles | knife case | rawhide | wool | Beads | leather | sinew | painted | Crow

1.69.3706
Stamp. | metal
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1.69.3706 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp. Round metal length with checkered surface design for a better hand-hold covering 2" in center of round. One end is flat across, for hammering the stamp and the other end is rectangle shaped with 2 sections of horizontal bands and one section of diagonal lines. | 1.69.3706.JPG | rectangle | horizontal lines | diagonal lines | checkered | Stamp. | metal

1.69.4116
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4116 | L: 4.375 in, Diameter: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./500 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end has a rectangle shaped head with 2 horizontal line surface sections and one center section with diagonal lines. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4116.JPG | checkered | rectangle | horizontal | diagonal | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

1.69.3907
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3907 | L: 4 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. Used for decorating wet leather. Metal rod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather. The opposite end has a rectangle shaped head with 2 smooth flat surface sections on either side of a center section with 4 vertical lines. | 1.69.3907.JPG | rectangle | vertical | smooth | stamp tool | metal

NA.106.96
Nez Perce | Plateau | bag | ...
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NA.106.96 | ca. 1905 | L: 20.25 in, width: 15.625 in | Utensils and implements - Household. Bag - twined corn husks with color dye decoration. Red, green and yellow triangles outlined in black on one side; pink, black and yellow rectangle, cross design on other side, brown band at top and bottom. Buckskin tie thong drawstring closure. | NA.106.96Side1.JPG | NA.106.96Side2.JPG | na.106.96v1.jpg | na.106.96v2.jpg | cross | rectangle | triangles | bag | dye | corn | husks | deer | hide | Nez Perce | Plateau

NA.504.153
Northern Plains | Sioux | pi...
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NA.504.153 | ca. 1900 | L: 16.5 in, width: 7.5 in | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Buckskin with lazy stitch bead panel in open door tipi and rectangle block design (green, blue and red) on white backgrond. Two bead vertical extensions above bead panel. Lazy stitch bead border up one side and along top edge. Buckskin fringe at bottom with section of wrapped quillwork (red, blue and orange). - fragmentary. | na.504.153v1.jpg | na.504.153v2.jpg | rectangle | open door tipi | pipe bag | green | deer | seed | Beads | blue | lazy stitch | yellow | White | hide | quills | orange | Red | porcupine | Buckskin | fringe | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.106.641
Sioux | storage bag | hide |...
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NA.106.641 | 1885 | L: 19 in, width: 23 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Utensils and Implements, Household. Large hide bag with a small flap at top. Beaded on sides and on flap in rectangular designs of green and white alternating with blue and yellow. Rectangles are separated with blue, yellow and red stripes. Next to beadwork are tin cones with red and white horse hair projecting from them. The flap can be secured with hide strings. | na.106.641.jpg | rectangle | stripes | storage bag | hide | hair | Beads | tin | horse | Sioux

1.69.4124
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4124 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./936 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end has a rectangle shaped head tilted at a 30 degree angle with a checkered surface. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4124.JPG | checkered | rectangle | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.202.373
Nez Perce | dress | Beads | ...
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NA.202.373 | ca. 1880 | overall length: 56.5 in, width: 60.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Indian tanned buckskin with yellow ochre staining in upper shoulder area. Red trade wool rectangle at neckline edged with seed beads, primarily light turquoise. Deer tails at center front and back. Inverted bead triangles in 3 rows at lower torso, attached thong below each. 4 red wool dress tabs - sides, front and back. Backed with leather decorated with greasy green, yellow, cobalt blue seed beads edging bottom of dress front and partial edging back. Hair remaining on portions of shoulder tabs and lower side tabs. Self fringe at side seams, attached fringe at bottom edge. | na.202.373.jpg | NA.202.373.JPG | inverted triangles | rectangle | dress | Beads | trade | deer tails | tanned | Buckskin | Red | yellow ochre staining | fringe | wool | cobalt blue | greasy green | yellow | seed | Nez Perce

NA.403.126.2
Northern Plains | band from ...
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NA.403.126.2 | L: 11.5 in, width: 1 in | Gift of The Coe Foundation | Transportation: Land Transportation. Leather with fringe along one edge; rectangle design with porcupine quills on front in purple, yellow and green on red ground. | na.403.126.2.jpg | rectangle | band from headstall | green | yellow | Red | quills | purple | fringe | porcupine | leather | Northern Plains

1.69.3775
Stamp. | metal
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1.69.3775 | L: 4.375 in, Diameter: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp. Round metal length with checkered surface design for a better hand-hold covering 2" in center of round. One end is flat across, for hammering the stamp and the other end has a rectangle-shaped head with a surface of 2 sections of horizontal bands on either side of a center section of diagonal bands. | 1.69.3775.JPG | horizontal | checkered | rectangle | diagonal | Stamp. | metal

1.69.3827
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3827 | L: 3.875 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. Used for decorating wet leather. Metal rod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather. The opposite end has a rectangle shaped head with 2 section of smooth flat surfaces on either side of a vertical line center section. | 1.69.3827.JPG | rectangle | vertical | stamp tool | metal

1.69.3767
Stamp. | metal
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1.69.3767 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp. Round metal length with checkered surface design for a better hand-hold covering 2" in center of round. One end is flat across, for hammering the stamp and the other end has a rectangle shaped head with a surface of 2 sections of horizontal bands on either side of center section with diagonal bands. | 1.69.3767.JPG | checkered | diagonal | rectangle | horizontal | Stamp. | metal

1.69.3898
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3898 | L: 4 in, Diameter: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. Used for decorating wet leather. Metal rod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather. The opposite end has a rectangle shaped head with 2 sections with flat, smooth surfaces on either side of a center section with diagonal lines. | 1.69.3898.JPG | diagonal | rectangle | stamp tool | metal