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Worked animal tusk

Culture/People:
probably Assiniboine (Stoney) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Theodore Dwight, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Theodore Dwight, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Worked animal tusk
Media/Materials:
Walrus Ivory
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Materials: Waste
Place:
Alberta or Saskatchewan; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
14/3268
Barcode:
143268.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Materials: Waste
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_153508

Medicine bundle

Culture/People:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Collector:
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Medicine bundle
Media/Materials:
Rawhide, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Piikani Reserve (Peigan Reserve); Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
14/9577
Barcode:
149577.000
See related items:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_159955

Pad saddle

Culture/People:
Plains Cree (Prairie Cree)  Search this
Object Name:
Pad saddle
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Alberta or Saskatchewan; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
19/5712
Barcode:
195712.000
See related items:
Plains Cree (Prairie Cree)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_209189
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Martingale

Culture/People:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Previous owner:
Edward Borein, Non-Indian, 1873-1945  Search this
Seller:
Lucille E. Borein (Mrs. Edward Borein), Non-Indian, 1882-1967  Search this
Object Name:
Martingale
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork, quill embroidered, quill-wrapped (flat)
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
20/7741
Barcode:
207741.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_222012
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Quirt

Culture/People:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)  Search this
Previous owner:
Julian Ralph, Non-Indian, 1853-1903  Search this
Isabel Mount Ralph (Isabel H. Ralph/Mrs. Julian Ralph), Non-Indian, ca. 1855-1912  Search this
Object Name:
Quirt
Media/Materials:
Wood, wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, metal tacks/bosses, thread, cordage
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded, carved, drilled, studded
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
5/7236
Barcode:
057236.000
See related items:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_61844
Additional Online Media:

Moccasins

Culture/People:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Seller:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Previous owner:
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
1/248
Barcode:
010248.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_10655
Additional Online Media:

Hand drum

Culture/People:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Stretched
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Alberta; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
12/93
Barcode:
120093.000
See related items:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_129236
Additional Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)  Search this
Previous owner:
W. G. Fowler (W. D. Fowler), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
W. G. Fowler (W. D. Fowler), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Commercially tanned leather, brass tacks/bosses, metal buckle
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
13/7165
Barcode:
137165.000
See related items:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_147596
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War club

Culture/People:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Collector:
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960  Search this
Object Name:
War club
Media/Materials:
Hide, stone
Techniques:
Pecked
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Piikani Reserve (Peigan Reserve); Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
14/9542
Barcode:
149542.000
See related items:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_159919
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Painting

Culture/People:
probably Plains Cree (Prairie Cree) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Seller:
Grace Nicholson, Non-Indian, 1877-1948  Search this
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Alberta or Saskatchewan; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
15/4689
Barcode:
154689.000
See related items:
Plains Cree (Prairie Cree)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_165986
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Woman's dress

Culture/People:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)  Search this
Previous owner:
E. B. Hunter, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's dress
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
16/4088
Barcode:
164088.000
See related items:
Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_175879
Additional Online Media:

Saddle blanket

Culture/People:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
Object Name:
Saddle blanket
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
18/4134
Barcode:
184134.000
See related items:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_196870
Additional Online Media:

Hide dressing tool

Culture/People:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Norman K. Luxton (Norman Kenny Luxton), Non-Indian, 1876-1962  Search this
Object Name:
Hide dressing tool
Media/Materials:
Moose bone
Techniques:
Incised
Object Type:
Hide working tools
Place:
Stoney Reserve (Morley Reserve); Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
18/8513
Barcode:
188513.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Hide working tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_201490
Additional Online Media:

Woman's moccasins

Culture/People:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Norman K. Luxton (Norman Kenny Luxton), Non-Indian, 1876-1962  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Edge beaded , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Stoney Reserve (Morley Reserve); Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
18/8526
Barcode:
188526.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_201503
Additional Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Previous owner:
Norman K. Luxton (Norman Kenny Luxton), Non-Indian, 1876-1962  Search this
Seller:
Norman K. Luxton (Norman Kenny Luxton), Non-Indian, 1876-1962  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Brass beads
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Kootenay Plains; Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
19/1240
Barcode:
191240.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_204102
Additional Online Media:

Breastplate

Culture/People:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
Object Name:
Breastplate
Media/Materials:
Brass beads, bone hairpipe/hairpipes, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
21/1229
Barcode:
211229.000
See related items:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225229
Additional Online Media:

Headdress case

Culture/People:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Collector:
Samuel Prescott Fay (S. Prescott Fay/S.P. Fay), Non-Indian, 1884-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Samuel Prescott Fay (S. Prescott Fay/S.P. Fay), Non-Indian, 1884-1971  Search this
Seller:
Samuel Prescott Fay (S. Prescott Fay/S.P. Fay), Non-Indian, 1884-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress case
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, ermine skin/fur, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
21/8874
Barcode:
218874.000
See related items:
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233160
Additional Online Media:

Knife sheath

Culture/People:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
Donor:
Major Kenneth C. Miller (K. C. Miller), Non-Indian, 1901-1974  Search this
Previous owner:
Major Kenneth C. Miller (K. C. Miller), Non-Indian, 1901-1974  Search this
Object Name:
Knife sheath
Media/Materials:
Buffalo hide/skin, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Edge beaded , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Alberta; Canada
Catalog Number:
24/7440
Barcode:
247440.000
See related items:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_263160
Additional Online Media:

Raven Echo mask

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Henry Hunt, Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), 1923-1985  Search this
Previous seller:
The Quest for Handicrafts Ltd.  Search this
Previous owner:
John R. Cuneo, Non-Indian, 1911-1984  Search this
Myrtle W. Cuneo, Non-Indian, 1910-2006  Search this
Donor:
Myrtle W. Cuneo, Non-Indian, 1910-2006  Search this
Object Name:
Raven Echo mask
Media/Materials:
Wood, metal wire, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
30.5 x 22.9 x 17.8 cm
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
circa 1960
Catalog Number:
25/3871
Barcode:
253871.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Masks and Masking
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269574
Additional Online Media:

Rattle

Culture/People:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
Collector:
Fred R. Meyer, Non-Indian, 1874-1939  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred R. Meyer, Non-Indian, 1874-1939  Search this
Seller:
Fred R. Meyer, Non-Indian, 1874-1939  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Rawhide
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/5037
Barcode:
035037.000
See related items:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_37399
Additional Online Media:

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