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Image Title Creator Culture Accession # Materials/Techniques
Buffalo sinew strip tied in two knots Unknown Native American; Pawnee 87.1 sinew
Beaded ornament on buckskin Unknown Native American 84.1019d buckskin, glass
Metal dance bells on leather straps Julia Pipestem; , Harry Roy Red Eagle; , Gregory Perino Native American; Otoe-Missouria (artist), Osage (user) 84.829f-g hide, metal
Wool dance trailer with beaded designs and satin edging Julia Pipestem; , Harry Roy Red Eagle; , Gregory Perino Native American; Otoe-Missouria (artist), Osage (user) 84.829c wool, rayon, glass
Front and back beaded wool breechcloth aprons Julia Pipestem; , Harry Roy Red Eagle; , Gregory Perino Native American; Otoe-Missouria (artist), Osage (user) 84.829d-e wool, rayon, glass
Large wooden hoop with leather netting used in the Hoop Game Native American; Plains 84.1087 wood, leather
Small beaded bag with stiff fringe Native American; Plains 84.673 leather, glass
Quilled and beaded buffalo hide moccasins with geometric designs Native American; Plains 84.365a-b leather, glass, quills, dyes, cotton string
Stick with metal Native American; Plains 73.270 wood, metal
Parfleche envelope with yellow, green, red, and blue dyes Native American; Nez Perce 89.103 rawhide, pigment
Red ochre in a leather bag Native American; Plains 89.28 leather, pigment
Yellow ochre in a leather bag Native American; Plains 89.27 leather, pigment
Men's quilled leather moccasins with split tongue and metal cone tassels Native American; Oglala Sioux 84.378a-b leather, quills, metal, feathers, cotton cloth, cotton string, hide
Quirt decorated with brass tacks and four separate silver ornaments, rawhide lask, and piece of cloth tied to handle Native American; Plains 84.767 wood, brass, silver, rawhide
Woman's horse crupper decorated with leather, beads, and spoons Native American; Crow 84.836 leather, glass, metal
A beaded knife sheath and metal knife with a wood handle Native American; Plains 84.776a-b leather, glass, sinew, wood, metal
A knife sheath painted inside and out and a metal knife with a wooden handle Native American; Plains 84.784a-b leather, pigment, wood, metal
A leather knife sheath decorated with brass buttons Native American; Crow, possibly Blackfeet 84.781a-c leather, metal, wood, brass
Beaded leather moccasins with geometric designs Native American; Plains 84.325a-b leather, glass, cotton string
Women's beaded moccasins with geometric designs and interior parfleche soles Unknown; , Emil William Lenders Native American; Cheyenne 84.400a-b semi-tanned skin, rawhide with hair, glass, sinew (pigment from a previous use of rawhide not part of the mocassin design)