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Montana | Cheyenne | Moccasi...
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NA.202.662 | 1900 | L: 3.75 in, width: 1.375 in, H: 2.125 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Deerskin, fully beaded including soles. Upper portion beaded with black and red tipi designs, black thunderbird. Red edge beading around top with red border around bottom white ground. Soles have blue dragonfly design, orange outline, white ground. | NA.202.662A&B.JPG | na.202.662v2.jpg | na.202.662v1.jpg | thunderbird | tipi designs | dragonfly designs | Moccasins | Beads | seed | blue | black | White | orange | deerskin | Red | Montana | Cheyenne

bola tie | leather | bead | ...
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NA.203.1051 | 1954-1954 | L: 21.75 in, width: 2.625 in, depth: .5 in | Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona | Dress and Adornment, Personal and Ritual Regalia.Beaded rope with circular medallion. Top part of rope is unbeaded. Alternating green and white rows of beads wrap remaining rope. White and green loops hang from ends of rope. Medallion has white beaded background with green thunderbird design in center. White bead scallop design around edge of medallion. Leather backing. Loop of elastic holds medallion to rope. | na.203.1051.jpg | thunderbird | bola tie | leather | bead | rope

Cheyenne | Northern Plains |...
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NA.202.5 | ca. 1890 | L: 9.125 in, width: 3.125 in | Gift of Robert Garland | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, lazy stitch bead decoration in thunderbird design on vamp, sides and back, blue beaded border lane along bottom edge, rawhide soles. | NA.202.5.A&B.JPG | NA.202.5.jpg | thunderbird | Moccasins | hide | tanned | lazy stitch | soles | seed | rawhide | deer | Beads | Cheyenne | Northern Plains

Gilbert, Gretta | necklace |...
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NA.203.1052 | 1954-1954 | L: 21 in, width: 3 in, depth: .5 in | Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona | Dress and Adornment; Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded necklace with hanging medallion. Necklace has alternating white, black and blue beads. Background of medallion is white with a blue and black thunderbird design in center. White scallop design around medallion with white, blue and black beaded loops hanging from bottom. Medallion attached to necklace by white beaded loop. Leather backing with number on back. | na.203.1052.jpg | thunderbird | necklace | leather | bead | Gilbert, Gretta

Davis, Polly | necklace | be...
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NA.203.1011 | L: 19.5 in, width: 4.25 in, depth: .275 in | Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona | Dress and Adornment; Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Round necklace with double medallion. Metal clasp at top. Necklace has alternating bands of yellow, orange, red, black and white beads. Double medallion has white bead background. Top medallion has a thunderbird with red, orange and yellow beaded body and outlined in black. Wings attach to circular center. Underlying medallion has white bead backgound with yellow, red, and orange star points and circular center. Outlined in black. Both medallions have white bead scalloped design around edge. Alternating white, yellow, orange, red and black beaded loops hang from bottom medallion. Medallions attached to necklace by beaded loop. Leather backing has inscribed "95". | na.203.1011.jpg | thunderbird | star | necklace | bead | leather | Davis, Polly

Sioux | Northern Plains | cr...
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NA.111.31 | ca. 1880 | L: 29.5 in, width: 11.75 in | Utensils and implements - Child Care, Training and Education. Hood cradle - tanned, wrapped quillwork in stripe and thunderbird design. Wrapped quillwork tab on top back with tin cone and horse hair danglers. Black print cloth lining and blue print cloth extension at bottom. Lace up front. | na.111.31.JPG | na.111.31.jpg | stripe | thunderbird | cradle | tin | tanned | porcupine | deer hide | cones | horse | Tradecloth | quills | hair | Sioux | Northern Plains

Northern Plains | War bonnet...
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NA.205.50 | ca. 1940 | L: 22.75 in, H: 15 in | Dress and Adornment - Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. War bonnet - purple felt hat; large black feathers, blue plumes and red cloth at bases of feathers, white fur and red plumes at tips; beaded brow band with thunder bird design in red, orange and white on green ground; one ermine skin on each side; long feather quill wrapped in gold and red thread, with gray plume at tip attached to top of hat. | NA.205.50.JPG | na.205.50v1.jpg | na.205.50v2.jpg | thunderbird | War bonnet | eagle | Beads | felt | feathers | cloth | plumes | ermine | thread | fur | Northern Plains

necklace | Beads
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NA.203.999 | L: 19.5 in, width: 3 in | Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona | Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment/Ritual Regalia. Rectangular shaped necklace with stringed beads at end in a fringe design. Blue beaded background with white and gold bead design around neckpiece. white, blue and gold thunderbird design at bottom. Alternating sections of blue, white and gold bead strings hang from the bottom. Alternating gold and white geometric bead designs around neck piece. Three small white and gold flower designs on either side and below thunderbird. | na.203.999.jpg | thunderbird | necklace | Beads

Navajo | Williams, Melissa |...
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NA.302.155 | L: 48 in, width: 57 in | Gift of Harris A. and Lee Thompson | Thunderbird type Sandpainting woven by Melissa Williams. Subdued warm beige commercial background with four thunderbird figures in yellow/blue, green, white with zigzag lines and pyramidal suspensions from underside of each wing-arm. Center lake echoes with the same color elements. White clouds and lines in each corner, fills entire field, arms, adjacent/diagonals. | na.302.155.jpg | thunderbird | rug | wool | Navajo | Williams, Melissa