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Shield and cover

Culture/People:
probably Dakota (Eastern Sioux) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
Major Andrew Foster, Non-Indian, 1768-1806  Search this
Previous owner:
Major Andrew Foster, Non-Indian, 1768-1806  Search this
Dr. Charles A. Foster, Non-Indian  Search this
George Terasaki, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous seller:
Dr. Charles A. Foster, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
George Terasaki, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Shield and cover
Media/Materials:
Buffalo rawhide, buffalo hide/skin, wool cloth, porcupine quills, paint, deer hair, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, tied, laced, stitched, dyed, quill-wrapped (flat), painted
Dimensions:
58 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Michilimackinac, Fort Miami; Cheboygan County, Saint Joseph County; Michigan; USA
Date created:
circa 1790
Catalog Number:
24/2020
Barcode:
242020.000
See related items:
Dakota (Eastern Sioux)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257686
Additional Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Dakota (Eastern Sioux)  Search this
Collector:
William C. Orchard, Non-Indian, 1860-1948  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood, brass tacks/bosses
Techniques:
Carved, studded
Dimensions:
40.5 x 35.5 x 13 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Crow Creek, Crow Creek Sioux Reservation; Buffalo County; South Dakota; USA
Date created:
circa 1870
Catalog Number:
2/9016
Barcode:
029016.000
See related items:
Dakota (Eastern Sioux)
Containers and Vessels
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31011
Additional Online Media:

Baby's cap

Culture/People:
Sioux  Search this
Previous owner:
Edwin W. Countryman, Non-Indian, 1872-1946  Search this
Rueben C. Oldfield, Non-Indian  Search this
Thomas J. Watson (Thomas C. Watson), Non-Indian, 1874-1956  Search this
IBM Gallery of Arts and Sciences (IBM Gallery of Arts & Sciences)  Search this
Donor:
IBM Gallery of Arts and Sciences (IBM Gallery of Arts & Sciences)  Search this
Object Name:
Baby's cap
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, twine/string
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
9.5 x 10 x 12 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
23/232
Barcode:
230232.000
See related items:
Sioux
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_245331
Additional Online Media:

Concho belt

Culture/People:
probably Niuam (Comanche) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Edwin W. Countryman, Non-Indian, 1872-1946  Search this
Rueben C. Oldfield, Non-Indian  Search this
Thomas J. Watson (Thomas C. Watson), Non-Indian, 1874-1956  Search this
IBM Gallery of Arts and Sciences (IBM Gallery of Arts & Sciences)  Search this
Donor:
IBM Gallery of Arts and Sciences (IBM Gallery of Arts & Sciences)  Search this
Object Name:
Concho belt
Media/Materials:
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy), commercially tanned leather, metal buckle, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Stamped, stitched
Dimensions:
38 x 0.5 x 6.9 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
23/288
Barcode:
230288.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Sioux
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_245412
Additional Online Media:

Dress painted with battle scenes

Culture/People:
Sioux  Search this
Previous owner:
Rachel Salsbury (Rachel Samuels/Mrs. Nate Salsbury), Non-Indian, 1856-1937  Search this
Nate Salsbury, Non-Indian, 1846-1902  Search this
Donor:
Rachel Salsbury (Rachel Samuels/Mrs. Nate Salsbury), Non-Indian, 1856-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Dress painted with battle scenes
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, wool cloth, paint, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, painted
Dimensions:
153 x 137.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
North Dakota; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1890-1900
Catalog Number:
10/8371
Barcode:
108371.000
See related items:
Sioux
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_116908
Additional Online Media:

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