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Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed
Dimensions:
15.4 x 15.2 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/1000
Barcode:
261000.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68c0cd1dd-4c5c-4a46-b3c2-4df357f766b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277095

Woman's leggings

Culture/People:
probably Menominee (Menomini) (attributed); collected among the Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Previous owner:
Man-wai'-tu'k, Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
21 x 41 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Native Term:
i' kwe' ma te' ta" ku'n
Place:
Iowa; USA
Date created:
circa 1870
Catalog Number:
2/7823
Barcode:
027823.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws678ff83ff-749d-4cac-8794-16e101a66e25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29642
Online Media:

Brooch

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
White Breast (Wa-pe-ski-ka-ka), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], ca. 1875-1950  Search this
Previous owner:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy), wool cloth
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1937
Catalog Number:
24/4605
Barcode:
244605.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws628bbae5f-8667-4eb0-9050-ac73536677e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_260306
Online Media:

Charm bag (No image available)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Previous owner:
(unknown first name) Young Bear, Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Collector:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Object Name:
Charm bag (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2316
Barcode:
242316.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6992cfc77-daf9-439f-ac96-253571ab2fda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258013

Brooch

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ed. Brown (Edmond Brown/Ma ka ta ma ski kwa/Ma-ke-ta-ma-she-qua), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], 1873-ca. 1940  Search this
Previous owner:
James Economos, Non-Indian, 1938-2019  Search this
Object Name:
Brooch
Media/Materials:
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy)
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Toledo; Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1900-1930
Catalog Number:
24/7483
Barcode:
247483.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b70f518b-65da-45a4-b894-8c9c4a356589
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_263203
Online Media:

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed, stamped
Dimensions:
15.2 x 10.7 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/998
Barcode:
260998.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws682e96bbf-577c-41f7-b4d6-f5f078128989
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277093

Bag

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Twined, fringed
Dimensions:
28 x 36.5 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1860-1880
Catalog Number:
14/1252
Barcode:
141252.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws604455398-2860-4789-a177-2e048751b028
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151839
Online Media:

Adze

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Previous owner:
(unknown first name) Young Bear, Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Collector:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Object Name:
Adze
Media/Materials:
Wood, iron
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Woodworking tools
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2264
Barcode:
242264.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Woodworking tools
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws668e97e14-6722-4990-ace0-6ecbe4eeff81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257960
Online Media:

Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, thread, wool yarn
Techniques:
Loom beadwork, side-stitched/bias woven
Dimensions:
69.5 x 15.5 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
14/1310
Barcode:
141310.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a1f08ce-86e1-4abd-95f4-f5fa7fd36ddf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151897
Online Media:

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, ink
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed
Dimensions:
15.6 x 15.6 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/991
Barcode:
260991.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6890e5bd2-2109-4b5f-9285-16b71ca59829
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277086

Pipe bowl and pipestem

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Previous owner:
George Young Bear (George Y. Bear/Ne na wa kye li), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], 1898-1971  Search this
Seller:
George Young Bear (George Y. Bear/Ne na wa kye li), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], 1898-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem
Media/Materials:
Stone, wood, porcupine quills, horsehair, fur, metal cones, hide thong/babiche, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Carved, dyed, quill plaiting/woven quillwork, wrapped, strung
Dimensions:
66.00 x 17.00 x 7.00 cm
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
circa 1870
Catalog Number:
16/6904
Barcode:
166904.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67ee5a318-8c1a-4de3-b44c-24cd124ee901
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_179042
Online Media:

Bag

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Ska-ba-quay Tesson (Mrs. Joseph Tesson/Ash-Que-Puc-Qua/Annie Tesson), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], ca. 1846-1929  Search this
Previous owner:
Ska-ba-quay Tesson (Ash-Que-Puc-Qua/Annie Tesson/Mrs. Joseph Tesson), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa], ca. 1846-1929  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bag
Media/Materials:
Nettle fiber, wool yarn
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
25.50 x 34.50 x 1.00 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Native Term:
sa pi' mu' ta"
Place:
Iowa; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
2/7911
Barcode:
027911.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b6703852-7711-4a3a-b931-eb46b4201d1e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29734
Online Media:

Pipebag

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Previous owner:
Wa-gwu'-ni'-ha, Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pipebag
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, fringed
Dimensions:
83 x 19 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Native Term:
the' mai ni' mu' ta"
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1860
Catalog Number:
2/7824
Barcode:
027824.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws606aaf065-6f5d-4610-926f-af93a0b2c098
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29643
Online Media:

Woman's robe

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's robe
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, silk ribbon, metal brooches, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, ribbonwork appliqué
Dimensions:
157 x 144 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
14/1158
Barcode:
141158.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws626cbccfc-7104-48ae-88f2-8d91dcd6f928
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151658
Online Media:

Woman's skirt

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's skirt
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
131.00 x 70.00 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1880-1900
Catalog Number:
14/1160
Barcode:
141160.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6923d9448-b715-4182-abb4-c4e4c657dac7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151660
Online Media:

Pipe Dancer

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Pipe Dancer
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed
Dimensions:
15.2 x 15.2 x 0.6 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/999
Barcode:
260999.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws625765447-9b2a-44ce-84e0-3ad851ce0c4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277094

Man's breechcloth

Culture/People:
probably Chippewa/Ojibwa (attributed); collected from the Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
MAI agent:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Man's breechcloth
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, ribbonwork appliqué
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Native Term:
a thi' an
Place:
Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
2/7826
Barcode:
027826.000
See related items:
Chippewa/Ojibwa
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6071a4ddb-3f01-43a3-be44-d426704d558e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29645
Online Media:

Heddle with horse head finial

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Previous owner:
Ki' wa ta", Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Heddle with horse head finial
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
34 x 28 cm
Object Type:
Weaving tools/equipment
Native Term:
ci' pa hi' guni'
Place:
Iowa; USA
Date created:
circa 1860
Catalog Number:
2/7860
Barcode:
027860.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Weaving tools/equipment
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62ab05468-72f2-4681-aa35-341951ff9c28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29680
Online Media:

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed, stamped
Dimensions:
15.2 x 10.8 x 0.6 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/970
Barcode:
260970.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a3a27e62-7cb7-4a7f-970e-018fcd5a4dfa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276757

Garters/Legbands

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Garters/Legbands
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Loom beadwork, braided
Dimensions:
70.00 x 6.40 x 1.00 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1860-1880
Catalog Number:
14/1334
Barcode:
141334.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws680b99080-7412-4c4b-a5b3-2cdffdd8e9d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151979
Online Media:

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