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Date
prior to 1969
Material
fibre; plastic; skin
Catalogue Number
103.07.3046
Description
Horseshoe shaped collar in red cotton with heavier fabric backing, buckskin ties. Completely fringed with white strings. Gold sequins in shamrock shape, one on each side. One has pink sequinned lines in the centre, other has blue. Tag in CRW's writing: "Hazel Hunter" "pawned Sept. 13, 1969."
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Title
Collar
Date
prior to 1969
Material
fibre; plastic; skin
Dimensions
35.0 x 50.0 cm
Description
Horseshoe shaped collar in red cotton with heavier fabric backing, buckskin ties. Completely fringed with white strings. Gold sequins in shamrock shape, one on each side. One has pink sequinned lines in the centre, other has blue. Tag in CRW's writing: "Hazel Hunter" "pawned Sept. 13, 1969."
Subject
Indians, Stoney
costumes
beadwork
Hazel Hunter
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.3046
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; glass; feathers; metal; plastic
Catalogue Number
103.05.3013 a-c
Description
Young girl's long sleeved purple knit dress, zippered back. Beaded V shape yoke, white background with red and blue diamond shapes. Centered is a beaded spade shape, same beading designs. Feathers on the yoke. Two spade shaped braid discs (b,c), same design with buckskin ties.
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Title
Dress
Date
prior to 1970
Material
fibre; glass; feathers; metal; plastic
Dimensions
33.0 x 54.0 cm
Description
Young girl's long sleeved purple knit dress, zippered back. Beaded V shape yoke, white background with red and blue diamond shapes. Centered is a beaded spade shape, same beading designs. Feathers on the yoke. Two spade shaped braid discs (b,c), same design with buckskin ties.
Subject
Indians
costumes
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.3013 a-c
Images
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Date
1925 – 1940
Material
quill; skin
Catalogue Number
103.07.1026 a-e
Description
Five strips of various lengths, three with fringes. Geometric design on green background, orange, red, pink, blue diamond and triangular design on shades and tints of green. (a) band 84.5x7.5, fringes ca. 73.5x26.5 (b) band 85.0x7.3, fringes ca. 73.0x24.5 (c) band 40.0x7.0 fringes ca. 46.0x30.5…
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Title
Quill Blanket Strip
Date
1925 – 1940
Material
quill; skin
Dimensions
84.5 cm
Description
Five strips of various lengths, three with fringes. Geometric design on green background, orange, red, pink, blue diamond and triangular design on shades and tints of green. (a) band 84.5x7.5, fringes ca. 73.5x26.5 (b) band 85.0x7.3, fringes ca. 73.0x24.5 (c) band 40.0x7.0 fringes ca. 46.0x30.5 (d) band 48.0x6.8 and (e) band 49.0x6.8.
Subject
Indians
costumes
beadwork
quillwork
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.1026 a-e
Images
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Date
1880 – 1910
Material
skin; glass; metal
Catalogue Number
106.06.1025
Description
Beaded breast piece, blue red dominant colours. Side panels 68.0x7.0, light blue background beads, diagonal stripes of red, green, white and brown, Fringed on bottom. Top has attached piece 16.0 long with attached rawhide tie. Centre piece 28.5x22.0, darker blue background, symmetrical flower d…
Title
Horse Caparison
Date
1880 – 1910
Material
skin; glass; metal
Description
Beaded breast piece, blue red dominant colours. Side panels 68.0x7.0, light blue background beads, diagonal stripes of red, green, white and brown, Fringed on bottom. Top has attached piece 16.0 long with attached rawhide tie. Centre piece 28.5x22.0, darker blue background, symmetrical flower design, red with green stems and leaves, white border. Brass balls and bells on rawhide string. Fringes 25.0 long.
Subject
Indians
beadwork
costumes
Credit
Gift of Unknown, 1968
Catalogue Number
106.06.1025
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Date
1920 – 1950
Material
skin; hoof; wood
Catalogue Number
106.06.1026 a-c
Description
Elkhide pieces sewn together with hooves. (a) 189.0x21.0, 4 pieces elkhide, from knee to hoof, heels intact, laced together with rawhide. Rawhide bound will loop 21.0 dia. hanging from end, small hooves attached. (b) 180.0x28.0, same as (a) but without hoops, 1 cloth tie. (c) 183.0x20.0, 6 pie…
Title
Horse Caparison Set
Date
1920 – 1950
Material
skin; hoof; wood
Description
Elkhide pieces sewn together with hooves. (a) 189.0x21.0, 4 pieces elkhide, from knee to hoof, heels intact, laced together with rawhide. Rawhide bound will loop 21.0 dia. hanging from end, small hooves attached. (b) 180.0x28.0, same as (a) but without hoops, 1 cloth tie. (c) 183.0x20.0, 6 pieces elkhide as (a). Two sets of 4 hooves hung together, many other small hooves hung from rawhide.
Subject
Indians
costumes
George McLean
Chief Walking Buffalo
Credit
Purchased from George McLean, Morley, 1967
Catalogue Number
106.06.1026 a-c
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Date
1910 – 1940
Material
glass; skin
Catalogue Number
103.07.1014
Description
Vari-coloured shamrock designs on light blue. 12 "shamrocks", 2 green in centre, brown green on each end, others multi coloured mainly dark red, light red and blue. 21.0 ca. thong is looped through belt 14.0 from end. Other end has a knotted loop.
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Title
Beaded Belt
Date
1910 – 1940
Material
glass; skin
Dimensions
10.0 x 104.0 cm
Description
Vari-coloured shamrock designs on light blue. 12 "shamrocks", 2 green in centre, brown green on each end, others multi coloured mainly dark red, light red and blue. 21.0 ca. thong is looped through belt 14.0 from end. Other end has a knotted loop.
Subject
Indians
beadwork
costumes
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.1014
Images
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Date
1910 – 1920
Material
glass; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.01.0044
Description
A small, delicately beaded, crown shaped medallion with black woven fabric backing. Shaped with flat bottom, sides slightly flaring outward and a rounded top. Complicated design finely worked with blue beads of varying shades which are then defined with accent lines of dark red or brass beads and…
Title
Beaded Medallion
Date
1910 – 1920
Material
glass; fibre
Dimensions
9.0 x 7.0 cm
Description
A small, delicately beaded, crown shaped medallion with black woven fabric backing. Shaped with flat bottom, sides slightly flaring outward and a rounded top. Complicated design finely worked with blue beads of varying shades which are then defined with accent lines of dark red or brass beads and some white. The whole is framed with black beads. Design is very sophisticated with leaf or petal like shapes at the middle and straight lines of beading following the edges of the piece, with a wavy band across the bottom, and white triangles clustered at the top.
Subject
Indians
beadwork
costumes
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.01.0044
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Date
1920 – 1930
Material
bone; skin; metal; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.01.0073
Description
A loop necklace of hairpipes and brass beads strung on buckskin and suspended from harness leather. Four strands on either side drawn to a harness leather plate hanging from either side of neck and join in a central harness leather plate from which the conjoined strands hang eightfold. One cluster …
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Title
Beaded Necklace
Date
1920 – 1930
Material
bone; skin; metal; fibre
Dimensions
11.5 x 86.0 cm
Description
A loop necklace of hairpipes and brass beads strung on buckskin and suspended from harness leather. Four strands on either side drawn to a harness leather plate hanging from either side of neck and join in a central harness leather plate from which the conjoined strands hang eightfold. One cluster of brass beads at top of one strand is missing.
Subject
Indians
beadwork
costumes
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.01.0073
Images
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Date
1900 – 1950
Material
skin; glass
Catalogue Number
103.03.1056 a,b
Description
Pair of moccasins with beaded open floral design in pink, green, red, blue, black and white.
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Title
Moccasins
Date
1900 – 1950
Material
skin; glass
Description
Pair of moccasins with beaded open floral design in pink, green, red, blue, black and white.
Subject
Indians
costumes
beadwork
James Simpson Sr.
Credit
Gift of James (Sr.) Simpson, 1968
Catalogue Number
103.03.1056 a,b
Images
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Date
1900 – 1920
Material
skin; feather; fibre; hair; glass
Catalogue Number
103.09.1188
Description
Long trailing eagle feather headdress, on felt and skin headpiece. Ends of feathers have long strands of white horse hair attached. Beaded band, blue triangles on white background with single coral and green beads along edge.
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Title
Trailing Headdress
Date
1900 – 1920
Material
skin; feather; fibre; hair; glass
Dimensions
45.0 x 188.0 cm
Description
Long trailing eagle feather headdress, on felt and skin headpiece. Ends of feathers have long strands of white horse hair attached. Beaded band, blue triangles on white background with single coral and green beads along edge.
Subject
Indians
ceremonial
costumes
beadwork
Deer Lodge
Credit
Gift of Robert Crosby, Banff, 1998
Catalogue Number
103.09.1188
Images
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