Highlights of the Native American Collection


Vase, 20th century
Mida Tafaya

Earthenware
1997.22


Cradleboard, ca. 1880
Kiowa, Oklahoma

Wool cloth, canvas, cotton, glass beads, hide, silver chains, walnut boards, and German silver conchos
1985.27


Cradleboard, ca. 1880
Kiowa, Oklahoma

Deerskin, canvas, glass beads, cotton, red wool cloth, walnut boards and German silver conchos
1985.28


Doll, ca. 1885
Rosebud Sioux, South Dakota

Deerskin, glass beads, fabric, horsehair and pigment
1985.29


Moccasins, ca. 1880
Rosebud Sioux, South Dakota

Deerskin, glass beads, tin, and dyed horsehair
1985.30


Medicine Case, ca. 1870-1880
Crow, Montana

Buffalo rawhide, elk hide fringe, red and black wool cloth, and paint
1985.31


Parfleche Case, ca. 1885
Crow, Montana

Cattle rawhide and pigment
1985.32


Dress, ca. 1840
Plains, Upper Missouri River Region

Deerskin, brass bells, glass beads and fabric
1985.34


Tobacco Bag, ca. 1885
Rosebud Sioux, South Dakota

Deerskin, glass beads, porcupine quills, tin cones and dyed feathers
1985.93


Knife Scabbard, ca. 1875
Rosebud Sioux, South Dakota

Deerskin, commercial leather, glass beads, and tin cones
1985.94


Pipe bowl with horse head effigy, ca. 1885
Rosebud Sioux, South Dakota

Catlinite
1985.96


Basketry Hat, n.d.
Haida, Alaska

Spruce root and pigment
1985.98


Blanket Strip, ca. 1885
Rosebud Sioux, South Dakota

Buffalo hide and glass beads
1985.101


Martingale (Horse Ornament), ca. 1885
Crow, Montana

Deerskin, canvas, glass beads, and brass bells
1985.102


Tobacco Bag, ca. 1890
Crow, Colorado

Buffalo hide and glass (Venetian) beads
1986.105