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.

 

Holster

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1890
10 ¾ x 4 ¾ x ¼ inches
Reference: 21160
 

Rattle

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1850-1860
8 ¾ x 3 ½ x 3 ¼ inches
Reference: 24787
 

Awl Case

 
Sioux (Plains), 1890
29 x 1 inches
Reference: 20168
 

Roach

 
Plains (Plains), 20th century
15 x 15 x 16 inches
Reference: 19206
 
 

Moccasins

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1900
11 x 4 x 3 ½ inches
Reference: 18915
 

Roach

 
Plains (Plains), circa 1880
6 ½ x 13 ½ inches
Reference: 11479
 

Child's Moccasins

Arapaho Moccasins Beaded Plains Indian Circa 1875,
 
Arapaho (Plains), circa 1875
7 ½ x 2 ¾ x 3 inches
Reference: 21162
 

Puberty Ball

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1890
2 inches
Reference: 10348
 
 

Drum

 
Plains (Plains), circa 1900-1925
2 x 6 ¼ inches
Reference: 24593
 

Strike-A-Light

 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1925
6 x 3 ½ inches
Reference: 20891
 
 
Plains (Plains), first quarter of the 20th century
11 x 9 x 1 ½ inches
Reference: 21065
Joseph Dixon 1856-1926
 

Photogravure

Chief White Horse (Kiowa),
 
Kiowa (Plains), 1913
8 ¾ x 5 ½ inches
Reference: 20638