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NA.502.184
Plains | Native American Chu...
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NA.502.184 | ca. 1940 | overall length: 23.75 in, feather length: 9.5 in, feather width: 1.5 in, handle length without fringe: 6.125 in, Diameter: .75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Twenty-two assorted small feathers (brown, black, blue, gray, striped), all trimmed on one with edges pinked, all have tiny feathers attached at white leather wrapped bases which are attached to a netting beaded white wood handle with a design of zigzags in dark clear red, red, orange, yellow, clear amber, taupe, lavendar, royal blue, turquoise, aqua, clear light blue, clear pale green, clear light green, clear blue-green and white with blue stripes with a wide pink band containing a light blue cross, 2 black and white feathers and a red, white and blue flag; white round braided loop at handle bottom attaches to a similar loop on a tassle with netting beaded black and white feathers on a red, orange and yellow ground with twisted white cord fringe; to 3 fringes are tied a cross, an arrow and a star charms; all beading done in tiny seed beads. Magpie feathers, pheasant feathers, Red Tailed hawk feathers, Flicker feathers, eagle feathers | NA.502.184.JPG | na.502.184.jpg | flag | stripes | feathers | cross | zigzag | Native American Church | fan | feather | pinked edges | star | blue | loop | assorted | fringes | pheasant | black | one | beading | leather | glass beads | striped | round | wrapped | feathers | red tail hawk | eagle | Cord | flicker | brown | handle | wood | Gray | arrow | braided | magpie | trimmed | netted | twenty-one | charms | twisted | cross | small | White | Plains

NA.202.774
Southern Plains | Cheyenne |...
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NA.202.774 | ca. 1885 | L: 34 in, width without fringe: 22.625 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Leather dress, beaded around neck with triangle pattern in red, blue and metallic on white ground; eight rows of elk teeth on yoke; leather fringe at ends of sleeves, down sides and along bottom; row of leather strings with mescal seeds on yoke and below waist; beaded zig-zag in red, white and blue along bottom of dress. 63 teeth. | NA.202.774.JPG | zigzag | dress | mescal | pigment | deer hide | seed | elk | glass beads | teeth | Beads | Southern Plains | Cheyenne

NA.102.129H
Apache | arrow | sinew | woo...
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NA.102.129H | ca. 1890 | arrows: 25.5 in | Woodward Estate bequest 3-17-87. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Arrow - wood shaft; metal point; painted with black and red stripes; carved grooves. | na.102.129a-n.JPG | na.102.129h.jpg | zigzag | hexagons | stripes | arrow | sinew | wood | metal | shafts | Apache

NA.202.815
Montana | Blackfoot | Moccas...
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NA.202.815 | ca. 1890 | L: 9.75 in, width: 3.625 in, H: 3.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Leather; beaded toe with zig-zag design in orange and dark blue on light blue gfround; rawhide soles. | na.202.815v1.jpg | na.202.815v2.jpg | NA.202.815.JPG | zigzag | Moccasins | seed | Beads | rawhide | dark blue | light blue | soles | leather | orange | Montana | Blackfoot

NA.202.739
Crow | Montana | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.739 | 1920's | L: 9.5 in, width: 3.375 in, H: 12.5 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Deerskin, hard soled. Beaded floral designs on foot and at top, multi-colored mostly cut beads. Cut dark blue edge beading on flap and around top. Row of black basket beads in zigzag pattern around top. | NA.202.739.A&B.JPG | na.202.739.jpg | zigzag | Moccasins | cut | black | multi-colored | dark blue | Beads | basket | deerskin | Crow | Montana

NA.203.610
beaded strip | loom beaded
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NA.203.610 | width: 1.375 in | Gift of Henry B. Joy Jr. | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Beaded strip - loom beaded strip with zig-zag and dot design in white and red on turquoise ground; gold border around edge; bead fringe with large pink beads at ends. | NA.203.610.JPG | na.203.610.jpg | zigzag | dot | beaded strip | loom beaded

NA.102.129F
Apache | arrow | sinew | met...
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NA.102.129F | ca. 1890 | arrows: 25.5 in | Woodward Estate bequest 3-17-87. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Arrow - wood shaft; metal point; painted with black and red stripes; carved grooves. | na.102.129a-n.JPG | na.102.129f.jpg | zigzag | hexagons | stripes | arrow | sinew | metal | wood | shafts | Apache

NA.102.129B
Apache | bow | cloth | metal...
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NA.102.129B | ca. 1890 | case length: 40.75 in, case width: 9 in, bow length: 42.75 in, bow width: 1.125 in, arrows: 25.5 in | Woodward Estate bequest 3-17-87. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. (B) Bow - wood; sinew along back; tips wrapped with sinew. | na.102.129a-n.JPG | na.102.129b.jpg | zigzag | hexagons | stripes | bow | cloth | metal | fringe | wood | leather | sinew | Red | shafts | Apache

NA.202.429
Northern Plains | Sioux | Mo...
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NA.202.429 | 1930 | L: 11.25 in, width: 4.125 in, H: 3.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Pair of deerskin moccasins, rawhide soles. Beaded design lazy stitch around bottom is triangles in blue, yellow, red and white on turquoise ground. Design on foot is yellow, red, and black zig-zag on green ground. Green and yellow beads on two fingered tongue. | na.202.429.jpg | zigzag | triangles | Moccasins | turquoise | black | rawhide | deerskin | two fingered tongue | Beads | green | lazy stitch | soles | blue | Red | White | yellow | seed | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.106.587
Nez Perce | bag | cornhusk |...
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NA.106.587 | ca. 1910 | L: 16.875 in, width: 14.25 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R.Simplot | Utensils and Implements, Household. Foundation of woven string and twine overwrapped with natural and dyed cornhusks. One side has stepped diamond designs in purple-orange-aqua-pink and stepped upside down pyramid designs in red-aqua-orange. Other side has zigzag edged diamond designs in violet-aqua-pink, violet-aqua-red-blue-pink; 3 x designs in dark purple with light orange ends, 3 "flower pot"designs at bottom in light orange-violet-blue and 3 at top in light orange-violet-aqua-red; two buckskin straps sewn near middle of this side, knotted, one has a slit in end. Varying dye lots of colors used make designs irregular. Written on paper found inside bag; This Bag was given/to me (Pearl Tryon) by/Louise Vanderburg./Aug. 2nd 1951. | na.106.587side1.JPG | na.106.587side2.JPG | na.106.587v1.jpg | na.106.587v2.jpg | zigzag | diamonds | flower pot | pyramids | bag | cornhusk | Buckskin | string | twine | Nez Perce

NA.507.57
Sioux | South Dakota | ball ...
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NA.507.57 | 1890 | Diameter: 2.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Ball with leather covering painted green and yellow; porcupine quilled four point star on each side in maroon and white; maroon strip go around the sides with a zig-zag between them forming triangles; leather strips hang from the center of each star, wrapped with maroon quills and one side is finished with tin cones and green horse hair. | NA.507.57.JPG | na.507.57.jpg | zigzag | strips | four point star | triangles | ball | cover | leather | tin | painted | porcupine | horse | White | green | hair | quills | cones | yellow | maroon | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.302.65
Navajo | blanket | green | W...
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NA.302.65 | L: 81 in, width: 54 in | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Woven wool with zigzag pattern in white, blue, red, green and yellow. | NA.302.65.JPG | NA.302.65.jpg | NA.302.65.jpg | zigzag | blanket | green | White | blue | yellow | Red | wool | Navajo

NA.102.129L
Apache | arrow | wood | shaf...
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NA.102.129L | ca. 1890 | arrows: 25.5 in | Woodward Estate bequest 3-17-87. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Arrow - wood shaft; metal point; painted with black and red stripes; carved grooves. | na.102.129a-n.JPG | na.102.129l.jpg | zigzag | hexagons | stripes | arrow | wood | shafts | sinew | metal | Apache

NA.106.656
Nez Perce | bag | corn husk ...
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NA.106.656 | ca. 1890 | depth: 6 in | In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton | Utensils and Implements, Household. Corn husk bag with turquoise traingles outlined in black stairstep designs alternating with black triangles outlined in pink stairstep designs, both from top and bottom. Pink rectangles inside turquoise triangles, turquoise rectangles inside black triangles. Gray-blue checkered zigzags on half. Pink and purple band around bottom. Fabric turquoise binding around top. Cord for carrying at top. | na.106.656.jpg | zigzag | checkered | stairstep | rectangles | triangles | bag | corn husk | fabric | Cord | Nez Perce

1.69.3960
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.3960 | L: 4.5 in, Diameter: .625 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./421 | 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 tapers intoa 5/8" broad zig-zag surface impression. Inscription around end. | 1.69.3960.JPG | zigzag | checkered | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.403.197
Salish | saddle blanket | hi...
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NA.403.197 | L: 113 in, width: 12.25 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Transportation, Land Transportation. Tan hide blanket with a muslin lining has red tradecloth on either end of body and across the back end, decorated with seed beads of light and dark blue, pink and white in two large geometric designs which are identical on either end, with zigzag points running the length of the body of light and dark blue and white. Small mulit-colored bells trim the outer edges of the red ground (some are missing). Sequins dot at intervals, outlining the geometric designs. Short fringe (1") trims the length of the body of back and long fringe (30") hangs from either end. There are two double hide laces for fastening at the front end of body. | na.403.197.jpg | zigzag | geometric | saddle blanket | hide | Tradecloth | muslin | bells | seed | Beads | Salish

NA.506.45
Akimal O'odam | Pima | South...
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NA.506.45 | mid-1800s | H: .25 in, Diameter: 3.625 in | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Coiled basket tray of woven split reed with design of dyed dark brown and natural reed. Central design morif is a dark brown circle with 4 radiating arms, arms have angular and zig-zag lines connecting to outside edge. Edge is bound in dark brown. | Made as a product to sell. | NA.506.45VIEW1.JPG | NA.506.45VIEW2.JPG | NA.506.45VIEW3.JPG | na.506.45.jpg | zigzag | arms | circle | miniature basket | devil's claw | Willow | Akimal O'odam | Pima | Southwest | Arizona

NA.106.605
basket | plant fiber
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NA.106.605 | H: 3.25 in, Diameter: 16.625 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Utensils and implements, household. Round coiled basket with flaring sides, flat bottom, natural tan plant fiber with black design- center 4 point star with zigzag spiralling lines off points. | na.106.605.jpg | zigzag | star | basket | plant fiber

NA.203.1042
Navajo | hair piece | silver
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NA.203.1042 | L: 5 in, width: 1.375 in, depth: .75 in | Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona | Dress and Adornment; Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Rectangular silver hair piece. Body has two holes, one on each end. Silver pin to fit through holes and under hair. Body piece (A) is wider at one end, stamped zig-zag design with boarder. Pin (B) has stamped "v" marks on round head. | na.203.1042.jpg | zigzag | hair piece | silver | Navajo

NA.106.588
Nez Perce | bag | string | t...
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NA.106.588 | ca. 1910 | L: 19.25 in, width: 13.75 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Utensils and Implements, Household. Foundation of woven string and twine overwrapped with natural and dyed cornhusks. One side has 6 stepped diamond designs in purple-yellow-blue and 2 zig-zag edged diamond designs in dark rose-purple-orange. Other side has zig-zag edged diamond designs in dark green-red, blue-yellow and blue-orange. Written on white tape inside bag; P.Tryo/No. 49. | na.106.588side2.JPG | na.106.588side1.JPG | na.106.588v2.jpg | na.106.588v1.jpg | zigzag | Diamond | bag | string | twine | cornhusk | Nez Perce

NA.102.129I
Apache | arrow | wood | meta...
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NA.102.129I | ca. 1890 | arrows: 25.5 in | Woodward Estate bequest 3-17-87. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Arrow - wood shaft; metal point; painted with black and red stripes; carved grooves. | na.102.129a-n.JPG | na.102.129i.jpg | zigzag | stripes | hexagons | arrow | wood | metal | shafts | sinew | Apache

1.69.4046
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4046 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO. | 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 is shaped like a 3/4 moon with zig-zag on one side and vertical lines across the surface. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4046.JPG | zigzag | vertical lines | crescent | checkered | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.106.550
Yurok/Carok/Hupa | basket | ...
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NA.106.550 | H: 15 in, Diameter: 17 in | Utensils and Implements, Household. Large round basket, concave base; zig-zag design running diagonally up sides; conifer root foundation with hazel or willow warp; design done in maidenhair fern stems and beargrass. | na.106.550.JPG | NA.106.550.JPG | zigzag | diagonal | basket | fern | or | Willow | warp | bear grass | cedar | stems | hazel | root | Yurok/Carok/Hupa

NA.102.129E
Apache | arrow | sinew | met...
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NA.102.129E | ca. 1890 | arrows: 25.5 in | Woodward Estate bequest 3-17-87. | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Arrow - wood shaft; metal point; painted with black and red stripes; carved grooves. | na.102.129a-n.JPG | na.102.129e.jpg | hexagons | zigzag | stripes | arrow | sinew | metal | shafts | wood | Apache