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Horse head ornament

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush [Many War Achievements]/Aleck-Shea-Ahoos/Aleek-chea-ahoosh/Yshidiapas), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1848-1932  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Seller:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Horse head ornament
Media/Materials:
Buffalo hide/skin
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/5069
Barcode:
115069.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws626d10bea-07b5-4859-8a74-989ce5534394
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_123571
Online Media:

Fan

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush [Many War Achievements]/Aleck-Shea-Ahoos/Aleek-chea-ahoosh/Yshidiapas), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1848-1932  Search this
Chief Bell Rock (Biitawush/Bill Rock), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1842-1932  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Seller:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Fan
Media/Materials:
Buffalo hair
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/5070
Barcode:
115070.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62f48fd9d-0f00-410e-a6c3-0b94f83687ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_123572
Online Media:

Necklace (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Sharp Horn, Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Chief Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush [Many War Achievements]/Aleck-Shea-Ahoos/Aleek-chea-ahoosh/Yshidiapas), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1848-1932  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Seller:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide, buffalo hoof/hooves
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/5087
Barcode:
115087.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws670cd1e31-7741-4bfd-ac6c-8000fe8686d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_123590

Pipe bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Arapoosh (Eelápuash [Rotten Belly]), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1795-1834  Search this
Sharp Horn, Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Chief Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush [Many War Achievements]/Aleck-Shea-Ahoos/Aleek-chea-ahoosh/Yshidiapas), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1848-1932  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Seller:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Willow, duck head, sinew, cotton cloth, glass pony beads, horsehair, eagle feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Native Term:
xapáalia
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/6455
Barcode:
116455.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60a083f0e-50dd-46ef-8252-1e82ce0eb678
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_125470

Rock medicine bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Sharp Horn, Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Chief Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush [Many War Achievements]/Aleck-Shea-Ahoos/Aleek-chea-ahoosh/Yshidiapas), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1848-1932  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Seller:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Rock medicine bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Native Term:
xapáalia
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/6470
Barcode:
116470.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65bf7b13b-b90c-430b-8404-c1f21ef01e31
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_125485

Sash/Belt (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
(unknown first name) Old Crow, Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, deerhide/deerskin, elk hide/skin, glass bead/beads, mother-of-pearl buttons
Techniques:
Sewn, strung
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/6611
Barcode:
116611.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66df2b536-014a-43e8-b2de-0446c5a38522
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_125616

Parfleche case

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
Parfleche case
Media/Materials:
Buffalo rawhide
Techniques:
Folded, tied
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
bishkischáisshe
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
11/7686
Barcode:
117686.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws699d5b4e9-6cc5-426c-a63b-36bb5350b7c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_126447
Online Media:

War bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Old Crow (Peelatchixaaliash/Perits-har-sts), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1835-1905  Search this
Collector:
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955  Search this
Object Name:
War bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Rawhide, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
12/694
Barcode:
120694.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60801c85d-94fc-462e-8398-4fa0d8c5d3e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_129986

Moccasins

Culture/People:
Sioux; collected from the Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Collector:
General Nelson A. Miles (Nelson Appleton Miles), Non-Indian, 1839-1925  Search this
Previous owner:
General Nelson A. Miles (Nelson Appleton Miles), Non-Indian, 1839-1925  Search this
Chief Pretty Eagle (Déaxitchish/Dee-Kit-Shis/Deèkitshis), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1846-1903  Search this
Donor:
Cecelia Miles Reber (Cecelia Sherman Miles/Mrs. Samuel K. Reber), Non-Indian, 1869-1952  Search this
Major General Sherman Miles, Non-Indian, 1882-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Quilled (lane stitched), lazy/lane stitch beadwork , quill-wrapped (flat)
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
14/2238
Barcode:
142238.000
See related items:
Sioux
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6adb47e27-2467-40bc-a638-67ebbb590a41
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_152898
Online Media:

Pipe bowl and pipestem (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush [Many War Achievements]/Aleck-Shea-Ahoos/Aleek-chea-ahoosh/Yshidiapas), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1848-1932  Search this
Max Hess, Jr., Non-Indian, 1911-1968  Search this
Donor:
Elizabeth Douglass Hess (Mrs. Max Hess Jr.), Non-Indian, 1912-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Catlinite/pipestone, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Montana; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2525
Barcode:
242525.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c99c813b-dc00-4d01-b550-dab0d8cee321
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258247

Highbird Successful War Party

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Seller:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Subject:
Joseph Medicine Crow (Highbird/Joe Medicine Crow), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1913-2016  Search this
Title:
Highbird Successful War Party
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
21.5 x 28.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Lodge Grass, Crow Reservation; Big Horn County; Montana; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8970
Barcode:
268970.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63b958d76-e639-4a26-bee8-29e339e51d17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407674
Online Media:

Highbird Capturing Enemy Horses

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Seller:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Subject:
Joseph Medicine Crow (Highbird/Joe Medicine Crow), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1913-2016  Search this
Title:
Highbird Capturing Enemy Horses
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
21.1 x 27.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Lodge Grass, Crow Reservation; Big Horn County; Montana; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8971
Barcode:
268971.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6cf02d240-f386-41a1-aae2-3be28e62eed0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407675
Online Media:

Medicine Crow Wresting Down Two Arapahoe

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Seller:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Subject:
Joseph Medicine Crow (Highbird/Joe Medicine Crow), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1913-2016  Search this
Title:
Medicine Crow Wresting Down Two Arapahoe
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
21.6 x 28.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Lodge Grass, Crow Reservation; Big Horn County; Montana; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8972
Barcode:
268972.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f186a609-2bc9-48b8-9570-9c6acc5cde30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407676
Online Media:

Highbird Counting Coup on Enemy Rifle

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Seller:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Subject:
Joseph Medicine Crow (Highbird/Joe Medicine Crow), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1913-2016  Search this
Title:
Highbird Counting Coup on Enemy Rifle
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
21.6 x 27.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Lodge Grass, Crow Reservation; Big Horn County; Montana; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8973
Barcode:
268973.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66a8a8d07-0d34-4976-8d36-018cea714060
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407677
Online Media:

Highbird Counting Coup

Culture/People:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Seller:
Chester Medicine Crow (Sacred Raven), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), b. 1973  Search this
Subject:
Joseph Medicine Crow (Highbird/Joe Medicine Crow), Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), 1913-2016  Search this
Title:
Highbird Counting Coup
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
21.6 x 27.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Lodge Grass, Crow Reservation; Big Horn County; Montana; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8974
Barcode:
268974.000
See related items:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68f3bd934-3bec-4ad8-97ba-079c38decdb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407678
Online Media:

Individual titles for the works: Wówahokuŋkiya | Lead [blue]; Wókaǧe | Create [yellow]; Nakíčižiŋ | Protect [green]; Wačháŋtognaka | Nurture [red]

Culture/People:
Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Dyani White Hawk Polk, Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux), b. 1976  Search this
Seller:
Highpoint Center for Printmaking  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative Acquisitions Pool (AWHI)  Search this
Title:
Individual titles for the works: Wówahokuŋkiya | Lead [blue]; Wókaǧe | Create [yellow]; Nakíčižiŋ | Protect [green]; Wačháŋtognaka | Nurture [red]
Object Name:
Print
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink, metal foil
Techniques:
Screenprinted/serigraph printed
Dimensions:
55.5 x 32 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Minneapolis; Hennepin County; Minnesota; USA
Date created:
2019
Catalog Number:
27/636
Barcode:
270636.000
See related items:
Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69091ff73-287e-46db-8a5a-a545ab34d6ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_416570
Online Media:

Vessel fragment/Potsherd

Culture/People:
probably Plains Village Tradition: Numakiki (Mandan) (archaeological) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Lynn W. Sperry (L. W. Sperry), Non-Indian, 1877-1969  Search this
Seller:
Lynn W. Sperry (L. W. Sperry), Non-Indian, 1877-1969  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel fragment/Potsherd
Media/Materials:
Pottery, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, cord impressed, inlaid
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
North of Bismarck; Sperry site, Missouri River; Bismarck; Burleigh County; North Dakota; USA
Date created:
probably 1740–1785 (Late Plains Village period)
Catalog Number:
14/5092
Barcode:
145092.000
See related items:
Plains Village Tradition: Numakiki (Mandan) (archaeological)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67bb5ec78-9e88-4544-8910-759dfcbb9953
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_155960
Online Media:

Parfleche saddle bag

Culture/People:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Previous owner:
John Jay White, Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Lender:
John Jay White, Non-Indian, 1860-1923  Search this
Donor:
Grace Hoffman White (Virginia Grace Hoffman/Mrs. John Jay White), Non-Indian, 1862-1937  Search this
Object Name:
Parfleche saddle bag
Media/Materials:
Rawhide, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Folded, stitched, painted, fringed
Dimensions:
34.5 x 32 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Lame Deer, Northern Cheyenne Reservation; Rosebud County; Montana; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
10/4392
Barcode:
104392.000
See related items:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b739834c-023d-493a-8eb6-3fdaca280ee5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_111901
Online Media:

Boy's vest

Culture/People:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Previous owner:
Austine McDonnell Hearst (Austine McDonnell Cassini/Mrs. William Randolph Hearst Jr.), Non-Indian, 1920-1991  Search this
Phoebe Apperson Hearst, Non-Indian, 1842-1919  Search this
Donor:
Austine McDonnell Hearst (Austine McDonnell Cassini/Mrs. William Randolph Hearst Jr.), Non-Indian, 1920-1991  Search this
Object Name:
Boy's vest
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, metal bead/beads, horsehair, cotton cloth, porcupine quills, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, lined, quill-wrapped (flat)
Dimensions:
36 x 35.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Wyoming; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
23/3162
Barcode:
233162.000
See related items:
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bf8ab36b-aa28-46d8-bcb4-22e39fd22ace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_247937
Online Media:

Blanket strip part/fragment

Culture/People:
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)  Search this
Collector:
Septima V. Koehler (Septima Vespasia Koehler), Non-Indian, 1848-1918  Search this
Previous owner:
Septima V. Koehler (Septima Vespasia Koehler), Non-Indian, 1848-1918  Search this
Elizabeth Zulauf Kelemen (Elizabeth Hutchings Zulauf Kelemen/Mrs. Pál Kelemen), Non-Indian, 1898-1997  Search this
Donor:
Pál Kelemen, Non-Indian, 1894-1993  Search this
Elizabeth Zulauf Kelemen (Elizabeth Hutchings Zulauf Kelemen/Mrs. Pál Kelemen), Non-Indian, 1898-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket strip part/fragment
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
South Dakota; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
24/4031
Barcode:
244031.000
See related items:
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws691cbb04e-983f-4a87-bf54-f685e4acdea9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_259810
Online Media:

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