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
 

Possible Bag

 
Plains (Plains), circa 1840
13 x 20 inches
Reference: 14876
 

Rifle Scabbard

 
Crow (Plains), circa 1865
43 x 43 inches
Reference: 19572
 

Jacket

 
Crow (Plains), circa 1880
34 x 60 ½ x 1 ½ inches
Reference: 20414
 
 

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
 

Bridle/Head Stall

 
Crow (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
21 ½ inches
Reference: 12850
 

Tobacco Bag

 
Crow (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
23 ½ x 5 ½ inches
Reference: 16578
 
 

Pair of Possible Bags

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1900
13 ½ x 24 inches
Reference: 22026
 

Knife Sheath

 
Sioux (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
16 x 3 inches
Reference: 16948
 

Leggings

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

Box

 
Sioux (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
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
 

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
 

Moccasins

 
Cheyenne (Plains), circa 1890
9 ½ inches
Reference: 17381