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.

 

Bow

 
Plains (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
42 inches
Reference: 19924
 

Pouch

 
Arapaho (Plains), circa 1880
7 ½ x 5 x ¼ inches
Reference: 19956
 

Bow

 
Plains (Plains), last quarter of the 19th century
44 ½ inches
Reference: 19925
 

Ration Card Pouch

Small Sioux Pouch,
 
Sioux (Plains), circa 1880
3 ½ x 3 ½ x ¼ inches
Reference: 19840
 
 
 
Plains (Plains), first quarter of the 20th century
11 x 9 x 1 ½ inches
Reference: 21065
 

Choker

 
Cheyenne (Plains), vintage
15 x 1 ½ x ¾ inches
Reference: 19815