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Date
1950 – 1970
Material
foot; skin; wood
Catalogue Number
104.33.1004
Description
Rattle made from a hoof attached to a wooden handle with a piece of hide. The bottom of the handle is also covered in a piece of hide.
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Title
Rattle
Date
1950 – 1970
Material
foot; skin; wood
Description
Rattle made from a hoof attached to a wooden handle with a piece of hide. The bottom of the handle is also covered in a piece of hide.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
ceremonial
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1970
Catalogue Number
104.33.1004
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; feather; skin; wood
Catalogue Number
102.04.3002
Description
A miniature teepee backrest made from twigs, bark removed, held together by woven buckskin thongs. The top of the backrest is a triangle edged with red fabric. The bottom of the backrest is two long rectangles of the same twig and fabric edging construction. The backrest is decorated with feathe…
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Title
Teepee Backrest
Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; feather; skin; wood
Dimensions
20.0 x 68.0 cm
Description
A miniature teepee backrest made from twigs, bark removed, held together by woven buckskin thongs. The top of the backrest is a triangle edged with red fabric. The bottom of the backrest is two long rectangles of the same twig and fabric edging construction. The backrest is decorated with feathers. A tag attached to the rest reads “Made by George Kaquitts” and on the reverse “back rest for a teepee decor. art”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
households
George Kaquitts
crafts
models
decorative
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.3002
Images
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Date
1950 – 1970
Material
skin; glass; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.01.1039
Description
Beaded choker made of three sections. Ends are skin with gold, black and red beads, bordered with green and black beads. Centre section loom beaded in red, black and white.
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Title
Beaded Necklace
Date
1950 – 1970
Material
skin; glass; fibre
Dimensions
3.5 x 79.0 cm
Description
Beaded choker made of three sections. Ends are skin with gold, black and red beads, bordered with green and black beads. Centre section loom beaded in red, black and white.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
crafts
beadwork
Whyte family
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2002
Catalogue Number
103.01.1039
Images
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Date
1950 – 1960
Material
fibre; skin
Catalogue Number
103.05.1157 a,b
Description
Mossbag of blue velvet with tanned hide along opening. Decorated with pink rickrack and commercial embroidery strip. Separate lining of padded floral printed fabric.
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Title
Mossbag
Date
1950 – 1960
Material
fibre; skin
Dimensions
26.0 x 80.0 cm
Description
Mossbag of blue velvet with tanned hide along opening. Decorated with pink rickrack and commercial embroidery strip. Separate lining of padded floral printed fabric.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
children
Whyte family
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2002
Catalogue Number
103.05.1157 a,b
Images
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Date
1950 – 1960
Material
fibre; skin
Catalogue Number
103.05.1158 a,b
Description
Mossbag of beige corduroy with tanned hide along opening. Decorated with red and purple ribbon. Separate lining of padded dark green velvet.
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Title
Mossbag
Date
1950 – 1960
Material
fibre; skin
Dimensions
26.0 x 82.0 cm
Description
Mossbag of beige corduroy with tanned hide along opening. Decorated with red and purple ribbon. Separate lining of padded dark green velvet.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
children
Whyte family
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2002
Catalogue Number
103.05.1158 a,b
Images
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Date
prior to 1979
Material
hair, sheep; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.07.3038
Description
Plain black wool shawl with long red fringe (46.0 cm long) on all edges. The fringe is woven with two rows of black beads. Yellow tag with CRW writing: “Yvonne Poucette.”
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Title
Shawl
Date
prior to 1979
Material
hair, sheep; fibre
Dimensions
151.0 x 178.8 cm
Description
Plain black wool shawl with long red fringe (46.0 cm long) on all edges. The fringe is woven with two rows of black beads. Yellow tag with CRW writing: “Yvonne Poucette.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
decorative
dancing
costumes
Yvonne Poucette
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.3038
Images
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Date
prior to 1979
Material
fibre
Catalogue Number
103.07.3042
Description
Woven multicoloured striped shawl with a diamond pattern at the centre. Fringe on short ends (10.0 cm long).
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Title
Shawl
Date
prior to 1979
Material
fibre
Dimensions
92.0 x 184.5 cm
Description
Woven multicoloured striped shawl with a diamond pattern at the centre. Fringe on short ends (10.0 cm long).
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Cinderella Simeon
costumes
decorative
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.3042
Images
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Date
1950 – 1954
Material
skin; glass
Catalogue Number
103.05.1160
Description
Men’s beaded elkskin jacket with front button closure, two front hip pockets and two front chest pockets. Fringe along jacket bottom, across front and back yokes, back of sleeves. Floral beadwork on pockets and across back yoke in blue, yellow, green and orange.
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Title
Beaded Jacket
Date
1950 – 1954
Material
skin; glass
Dimensions
68.0 x 83.0 cm
Description
Men’s beaded elkskin jacket with front button closure, two front hip pockets and two front chest pockets. Fringe along jacket bottom, across front and back yokes, back of sleeves. Floral beadwork on pockets and across back yoke in blue, yellow, green and orange.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
crafts
beadwork
Indian Trading Post
Norman Luxton
Credit
Gift of Marilyn Newell, Qualicum Beach, 2002
Catalogue Number
103.05.1160
Images
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Date
prior to 1979
Material
hair; skin; glass; fibre; wood
Catalogue Number
103.09.3035
Description
Light to dark brown coloured stiff hair with blue fabric braided centre. Roach attached to loom beaded headband with green, yellow and white repeated pattern, ends of band attached with elastic. White beaded diamond, backed with commercial leather, with bird design and fringe attached to headband…
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Title
Roach
Date
prior to 1979
Material
hair; skin; glass; fibre; wood
Description
Light to dark brown coloured stiff hair with blue fabric braided centre. Roach attached to loom beaded headband with green, yellow and white repeated pattern, ends of band attached with elastic. White beaded diamond, backed with commercial leather, with bird design and fringe attached to headband at temples. Roach stored on wood form and wrapped in printed cotton. Tag with CRW’s writing: “ALVIN DIXON To pay bill mine to sell.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
crafts
beadwork
Alvin Dixon
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.09.3035
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
metal; wood
Catalogue Number
104.02.3001 a,b
Description
Two wooden handled brush hooks each with a slightly “S”-shaped blade held to the handle with roughly soldered metal straps.a) Sticky black tape on handle. Blade attached with two screws and square nuts. Tag attached with CRW writing: “For cutting willows belonged to Nat Hunter - Sept 12 (Viola po…
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Title
Brush Hook
Date
prior to 1970
Material
metal; wood
Dimensions
16.0 (a); 15.0 (b) x 104.0 (a); 103.0 (b) cm
Description
Two wooden handled brush hooks each with a slightly “S”-shaped blade held to the handle with roughly soldered metal straps.a) Sticky black tape on handle. Blade attached with two screws and square nuts. Tag attached with CRW writing: “For cutting willows belonged to Nat Hunter - Sept 12 (Viola pounded it.)”b) Very weathered handle, cracked, blackened where tape removed. Blade attached with one screw and square nut.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Nat Hunter
Viola Hunter
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.02.3001 a,b
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; glass; skin; wood
Catalogue Number
104.04.3003
Description
Canvas case with fully beaded panels on both sides at each end. The open end of the case is decorated with a blue and orange triangle border and red, blue and green triangles on a white ground. Long fringe (28.0 cm), with wooden beads, is attached to the bottom edge. The muzzle end of the case is…
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Title
Gun Case
Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; glass; skin; wood
Dimensions
16.0 x 89.5 cm
Description
Canvas case with fully beaded panels on both sides at each end. The open end of the case is decorated with a blue and orange triangle border and red, blue and green triangles on a white ground. Long fringe (28.0 cm), with wooden beads, is attached to the bottom edge. The muzzle end of the case is decorated with a blue triangle border, red and orange triangles, red diamonds and blue diamonds on a white ground. This design is not symmetrical. Long fringe (26.0 cm), with wooden beads, is attached along the bottom edge.
Subject
Indians, Blackfoot
Indians, Stoney
Johnny Bearspaw
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.04.3003
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin; stone; wood
Catalogue Number
104.06.3004
Description
Large shaped stone head attached to hide and fur wrapped wooden handle. Tag with CRW writing “Richard Kaquitts found it diggin grave at Morley,” another tag reads “Stone tomahawk head found by Richard Kaquitts.”
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Title
Tomahawk
Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin; stone; wood
Dimensions
5.0 x 22.0 x 46.0 cm
Description
Large shaped stone head attached to hide and fur wrapped wooden handle. Tag with CRW writing “Richard Kaquitts found it diggin grave at Morley,” another tag reads “Stone tomahawk head found by Richard Kaquitts.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Richard Kaquitts
tools
warfare
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.06.3004
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
bone
Catalogue Number
104.24.3009
Description
Squared bone with an end cut off at a shallow angle to create a sharp edge. The scraping edge notched with narrow parallel cuts. The opposite end of the flesher is a flat joint. Tag with CRW writing: “Belonged to Mrs. Silas (Cassie) Abraham Joes. Grandmother who’s father owned bible.”
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Title
Flesher
Date
prior to 1970
Material
bone
Dimensions
3.5 x 5.0 x 32.0 cm
Description
Squared bone with an end cut off at a shallow angle to create a sharp edge. The scraping edge notched with narrow parallel cuts. The opposite end of the flesher is a flat joint. Tag with CRW writing: “Belonged to Mrs. Silas (Cassie) Abraham Joes. Grandmother who’s father owned bible.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Cassie Abraham
crafts
households
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.24.3009
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin
Catalogue Number
106.06.3033
Description
Two small bags joined with a strip of hide, to be worn over a dog’s back, made from smoked hide. Each bag has two ties used to fasten bag shut and a forked leather tag at each bottom corner. Tag with CRW writing: “Dog Pack made by Eliza Hunter.”
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Title
Dog Saddlebag
Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin
Dimensions
21.0 x 41.0 cm
Description
Two small bags joined with a strip of hide, to be worn over a dog’s back, made from smoked hide. Each bag has two ties used to fasten bag shut and a forked leather tag at each bottom corner. Tag with CRW writing: “Dog Pack made by Eliza Hunter.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Eliza Hunter
animals, dogs
crafts
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
106.06.3033
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin
Catalogue Number
106.06.3040
Description
Simple rectangular bag made from piece of folded hide with the sides sewn together with hide. The bag has a small opening at the top centre covered with a flap. A commercial leather strap is attached to the top edge of the bag. The bag is decorated with two overlapping red triangles on the front…
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Title
Saddlebag
Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin
Dimensions
23.0 x 43.0 cm
Description
Simple rectangular bag made from piece of folded hide with the sides sewn together with hide. The bag has a small opening at the top centre covered with a flap. A commercial leather strap is attached to the top edge of the bag. The bag is decorated with two overlapping red triangles on the front and back.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
animals, horses
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
106.06.3040
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
feather; skin
Catalogue Number
109.02.3011
Description
Three bunches of feathers with dried flesh attached. Tag: “Eagle Feathers brought by Old Joe Kootenay.”
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Title
Feather Fan
Date
prior to 1970
Material
feather; skin
Dimensions
12.0 x 61.0 cm
Description
Three bunches of feathers with dried flesh attached. Tag: “Eagle Feathers brought by Old Joe Kootenay.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Joe Kootenay
feathers
dancing
ceremonial
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
109.02.3011
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
109.02.3012
Description
Turned wood (looks like a baluster) with a shaped wooden bowl attached near the end opposite the mouthpiece. The pipe is nailed together. Tag with CRW writing: “From Big Horn probably Laurier Hunter” on one side, and “Old Wildman fr. Big Horn” on the reverse.
Title
Calumet
Date
prior to 1970
Material
wood
Dimensions
16.0 x 3.5 x 67.0 cm
Description
Turned wood (looks like a baluster) with a shaped wooden bowl attached near the end opposite the mouthpiece. The pipe is nailed together. Tag with CRW writing: “From Big Horn probably Laurier Hunter” on one side, and “Old Wildman fr. Big Horn” on the reverse.
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Laurier Hunter
ceremonial
smoking
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
109.02.3012
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; wood
Catalogue Number
109.02.3050
Description
British “Union Jack” flag with rope halyard and small wooden toggle attached Tag: “Flag Hector Crawler few on Indian Days.”
Title
Flag
Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; wood
Dimensions
127.0 x 262.0 cm
Description
British “Union Jack” flag with rope halyard and small wooden toggle attached Tag: “Flag Hector Crawler few on Indian Days.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Hector Crawler
events
Indian Days
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
109.02.3050
Less detail
Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; skin; glass; wood; feather
Catalogue Number
109.02.3051
Description
Wooden pipe stem decorated with pyrography and wrapped with fur, fabric and red and blue beads. There are feathers and two tails attached. Tag attached: “In Doug Kootenay’s box” and on reverse “In box with Doug Kootenay’s things.”
Title
Calumet Fragment
Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; skin; glass; wood; feather
Dimensions
3.5 x 3.0 x 28.0 cm
Description
Wooden pipe stem decorated with pyrography and wrapped with fur, fabric and red and blue beads. There are feathers and two tails attached. Tag attached: “In Doug Kootenay’s box” and on reverse “In box with Doug Kootenay’s things.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Doug Kootenay
ceremonial
religious
smoking
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
109.02.3051
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Date
1950 – 1970
Material
fibre; glass; feather; metal; skin; plastic
Catalogue Number
109.02.3059
Description
Canvas-backed red wool dance apron with three pieces hanging from a belt. The belt has three beaded medallions with black eagles on a white ground, two beaded blue stars with dark red stars at the centre, metal studs and diamonds, is edged with red, blue and silver rickrack, and has thong ties at…
Title
Dance Apron
Date
1950 – 1970
Material
fibre; glass; feather; metal; skin; plastic
Dimensions
76.0 x 92.0 cm
Description
Canvas-backed red wool dance apron with three pieces hanging from a belt. The belt has three beaded medallions with black eagles on a white ground, two beaded blue stars with dark red stars at the centre, metal studs and diamonds, is edged with red, blue and silver rickrack, and has thong ties attached to each corner. The hanging sections are also edged with the same rickrack as well as blue and white trim. There are four medallions with black birds on a white ground edged with white fur and blue and yellow feathers. There are also beaded decorations, blue sequins, and metal diamonds attached. Yellow tag attached with CRW writing: “Old Joe Kootenay.” White tag attached with: “yellow tag found loose in box - poss. relates to this costume because of note outside box referring to Old Joe Kootenay’s “canvas and bead costume”.”
Subject
Indians, Stoney
Joe Kootenay
crafts
beadwork
dancing
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
109.02.3059
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