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Date
1900 – 1935
Material
glass; skin; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.01.1006 a,b
Description
yellow geometric on white outlined in dark blue, (a) 21.8 x 8.0 x.5 (b) 20.7 x 8.5 x .5 worked directly on buckskin, thongs at each corner, (b) beaded on long edges by white beads, (a) only along 1 edge, light blue, red, and yellow triangular hourglass motifs outlined in dark blue at each end, …
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Title
Armband
Date
1900 – 1935
Material
glass; skin; fibre
Description
yellow geometric on white outlined in dark blue, (a) 21.8 x 8.0 x.5 (b) 20.7 x 8.5 x .5 worked directly on buckskin, thongs at each corner, (b) beaded on long edges by white beads, (a) only along 1 edge, light blue, red, and yellow triangular hourglass motifs outlined in dark blue at each end, 5 yellow squares outlined in dark blue form checkerboard motif at middle.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
beadwork
costumes
Credit
Gift of J. Monroe Thorington, Philadelphia, USA, 1969
Catalogue Number
103.01.1006 a,b
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Date
1890 – 1910
Material
glass; skin
Catalogue Number
103.07.3001
Description
Fully beaded belt on harness leather, edged with pink beads. Light blue background with three designs of four red diamonds with red and blue inside. Buckskin thongs on ends.
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Title
Beaded Belt
Date
1890 – 1910
Material
glass; skin
Dimensions
6.5 x 92.0 cm
Description
Fully beaded belt on harness leather, edged with pink beads. Light blue background with three designs of four red diamonds with red and blue inside. Buckskin thongs on ends.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
beadwork
costumes
crafts
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.3001
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Date
1920 – 1930
Material
skin, cow
Catalogue Number
103.05.0043 a,b
Description
A pair of chaps made of long haired black cowhide to protect legs. There is softer black and white calf hide at the top of each leg. The chaps have two buttons on each leg and are tied together with thong.
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Title
Chaps
Date
1920 – 1930
Material
skin, cow
Dimensions
18.0 x 64.5 cm
Description
A pair of chaps made of long haired black cowhide to protect legs. There is softer black and white calf hide at the top of each leg. The chaps have two buttons on each leg and are tied together with thong.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
costumes
clothing
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0043 a,b
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
bone; shell; metal; glass; skin; plastic; wood
Catalogue Number
103.01.3005
Description
Four sets of bone tube beads ca. 4.0 cm long are separated with 6 rows bands of brass, red and blue trade beads. Centered round abelone shell (6.0 dia.) has two plastic hair pipes (8.0 cm long) and trade beads hanging down 10.0 cm from the centre of the shell. Tag CRW writing reads: "Old Joe Koot…
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Title
Choker
Date
prior to 1970
Material
bone; shell; metal; glass; skin; plastic; wood
Dimensions
7.0 x 48.0 cm
Description
Four sets of bone tube beads ca. 4.0 cm long are separated with 6 rows bands of brass, red and blue trade beads. Centered round abelone shell (6.0 dia.) has two plastic hair pipes (8.0 cm long) and trade beads hanging down 10.0 cm from the centre of the shell. Tag CRW writing reads: "Old Joe Kootenay Harley brought it as his."
Subject
Indians
Stoney
beadwork
costumes
Joe Kootenay
trade
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.01.3005
Images
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin; glass; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.05.3009 a-h
Description
Native man's costume, with eight pieces including shirt, leggings, belt, gauntlets and moccasins. Soft off-white skin with bead strips of dark blue background, predominant yellow and orange pattern of diamonds and spears. The diamond has a design of blue, light blue and red inside. Also a steppe…
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Title
Costume
Date
prior to 1970
Material
skin; glass; fibre
Dimensions
22.3 (g,h) x 165.0 (a); 41.0 (b,c); 7.6 (d); 24.0 (e,f); 11.3 (g,h) x 91.0 (a); 92.5 (b,c); 88.4 (d); 38.6 (e,f); 29.4 (g,h) cm
Description
Native man's costume, with eight pieces including shirt, leggings, belt, gauntlets and moccasins. Soft off-white skin with bead strips of dark blue background, predominant yellow and orange pattern of diamonds and spears. The diamond has a design of blue, light blue and red inside. Also a stepped design of light blue, yellow green and red. (a) The shirt has beads strips over the shoulders and on the arms, also a separate piece on centre back. In the front is an attached beaded tie. Fringes along sides of bead strips. (b,c) Long leggings with ties and one bead strip. (d) Belt has same beaded pattern along length. Large medallion (16.0 cm dia.) with a centered 8 pointed star in dark blue and red with white, yellow, blue, red and dark blue design attached to one end. (e,f) Gauntlets have plain fringed gloves with beaded gauntlets, yellow and orange chevrons on dark blue background. Along top edge is a border of stacked squares in green, yellow and red on a light blue background. (g,h) High top moccasins are beaded all along the top and around back. Same motif as gauntlets on vamp. Same motif as belt on heels.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
crafts
beadwork
costumes
Chief Chiniquay
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.3009 a-h
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Date
prior to 1950
Material
skin; glass; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.05.3014 a-c
Description
A native man's costume consisting of a shirt and leggings. (a) The shirt is of typical design, open below the arms. Bead strips over shoulder and along arms. The bead strips have a white background , centre square is dark blue, yellow surrounds that and rimmed with red. Two red and yellow bands…
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Title
Costume
Date
prior to 1950
Material
skin; glass; fibre
Dimensions
159.0 (a); 42.0 (b,c) x 82.0 (a); 88.4 (b,c) cm
Description
A native man's costume consisting of a shirt and leggings. (a) The shirt is of typical design, open below the arms. Bead strips over shoulder and along arms. The bead strips have a white background , centre square is dark blue, yellow surrounds that and rimmed with red. Two red and yellow bands separate the main design motif. Centre front is a medallion, white background with red and blue spokes, aqua coloured tube beads at top of fringe. Centre back is a similar medallion with an ermine skin hanging from the centre. Long fringes along arm bead strips. (b,c) Leggings are plain with ties and with the same bead strip motif.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
beadwork
crafts
Chief David Bearspaw
costumes
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.3014 a-c
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Date
1900 – 1930
Material
skin; glass
Catalogue Number
103.01.1019
Description
triangular, green-red stripes form "V", fringed, neck edge has a beaded rim of blue-green-red, side edges have red-green rectangular border, "V" stripe inside has dark green-red beads, point has purple beads, centre of neck is a solid triangle of pink and silver beads 9.5 long on both edges.
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Title
Gorget
Date
1900 – 1930
Material
skin; glass
Dimensions
28.0 x 16.5 cm
Description
triangular, green-red stripes form "V", fringed, neck edge has a beaded rim of blue-green-red, side edges have red-green rectangular border, "V" stripe inside has dark green-red beads, point has purple beads, centre of neck is a solid triangle of pink and silver beads 9.5 long on both edges.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
beadwork
costumes
Credit
Gift of Unknown, 1968
Catalogue Number
103.01.1019
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Date
prior to 1970
Material
glass; skin
Catalogue Number
103.01.3006 a,b
Description
Two beaded braid discs, white background with red and blue triangular shapes, red beaded border. Buckskin backing with buckskin thongs. Tag: "Reba Bearspaw $30.50 two headbands and braid one pair" on one side and “Written on paper bag containing braid discs” on the reverse.
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Title
Hair Ornament
Date
prior to 1970
Material
glass; skin
Dimensions
7.0 x 7.0 cm
Description
Two beaded braid discs, white background with red and blue triangular shapes, red beaded border. Buckskin backing with buckskin thongs. Tag: "Reba Bearspaw $30.50 two headbands and braid one pair" on one side and “Written on paper bag containing braid discs” on the reverse.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
crafts
beadwork
costumes
Reba Bearspaw
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.01.3006 a,b
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Date
prior to 1930
Material
feathers; skin; hair; fibre; glass
Catalogue Number
103.09.3022
Description
Reddish orange and dark blue loom beaded band, sewn to hide, with orange beaded loops as hanging trim. Buckskin and green beaded feather streamers at each end of browband. Dark feathers, some striped, with dyed orange wavy hair (wool?) attached to tips. Yellow down bases with pink wrappings. Brow…
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Title
Headdress
Date
prior to 1930
Material
feathers; skin; hair; fibre; glass
Description
Reddish orange and dark blue loom beaded band, sewn to hide, with orange beaded loops as hanging trim. Buckskin and green beaded feather streamers at each end of browband. Dark feathers, some striped, with dyed orange wavy hair (wool?) attached to tips. Yellow down bases with pink wrappings. Brown felt skullcap.
Subject
Indians
beadwork
costumes
crafts
Stoney
Bearspaw
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.09.3022
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Date
1900 – 1920
Material
skin, deer; skin, ermine; glass; fibre
Catalogue Number
103.05.0007 a,b
Description
A pair of deerskin leggings fringed along the length of each side with ermine tails attached along the fringe and tied with red yarn. A wide beaded strip along the outer edge of the leggings has a white background with three bow shaped motifs and four diagonal stripes made up of small diamonds of …
Title
Legging
Date
1900 – 1920
Material
skin, deer; skin, ermine; glass; fibre
Dimensions
29.0 x 75.0 cm
Description
A pair of deerskin leggings fringed along the length of each side with ermine tails attached along the fringe and tied with red yarn. A wide beaded strip along the outer edge of the leggings has a white background with three bow shaped motifs and four diagonal stripes made up of small diamonds of coloured beads. The leggings have tabs to tie the legging on to the leg or tighten the legging around the leg.
Subject
Indians
Stoney
costumes
decorative
crafts
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.05.0007 a,b
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