Plains

The Plains Culture area is home to several nomadic and semi-nomadic cultures, the Plains region stretches from Mexico to Canada and incorporates the Dakotas, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and parts of Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and Texas. It is known for beadwork and painted hides.

 

Dress

 
Blackfeet (Plains), circa 1860
50 x 50 inches
Reference: 19207
 

Tobacco Bag

 
Arapaho (Plains), circa 1870
19 ¾ x 5 ½ x 10 inches
Reference: 20254
 

Pair of Possible Bags

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1890
13 x 24 x 4 inches
Reference: 21546
 

Tobacco Bag

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1885
29 x 7 inches
Reference: 22702
 
 

Leggings

 
Plains (Plains), 1880
43 x 40 x ¼ inches
Reference: 21215
 

Box

 
Sioux (Plains), last quarter of the 19th centurycir
8 ½ x 17 x 11 inches
Reference: 21556
 

Moccasins

 
Crow (Plains), circa 1870
10 ½ x 4 ½ x 3 ½ inches
Reference: 10639
 

Knife Sheath

 
Crow (Plains), circa 1870
20 ½ x 4 ¼ inches
Reference: 8245
 
 

Doll

 
Plains (Plains), circa 1890
15 ½ x 9 ¼ x 2 ¼ inches
Reference: 19299
 

Doll

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1890
12 x 8 inches
Reference: 19300
 

Box

 
Sioux (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
15 x 10 x 9 ½ inches
Reference: 20431
 

Moccasins

 
Crow (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
11 inches
Reference: 11126