Artistry and Artifacts

Hemp and cornhusk flat storage bag
Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
Summary
Made by a female member of the Nez Perce Tribe circa 1835. Acquired by Henry Spalding and sent to Dudley Allen. Purchased by the Nez Perce Tribe from the Ohio Historical Society in 1996.
Hemp flat storage bag
Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
Summary
Made by a female member of the Nez Perce Tribe circa 1835. Acquired by Henry Spalding and sent to Dudley Allen. Purchased by the Nez Perce Tribe from the Ohio Historical Society in 1996.
Bison hair rope
Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
Summary
Made by a male member of the Nez Perce Tribe 1820s-1845. Acquired by Henry Spalding and sent to Dudley Allen. Purchased by the Nez Perce Tribe from the Ohio Historical Society in 1996.
Dentalia shell bracelet (or hair-tie).
Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
Summary
Made by a male member of the Nez Perce Tribe 1840-1845. Acquired by Henry Spalding and sent to Dudley Allen. Purchased by the Nez Perce Tribe from the Ohio Historical Society in 1996.
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Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts, Lifeways
Summary
Nakia Williamson, Cultural Resources Program Director of the Nez Perce Tribe, discusses the shield and cover, enéh’teqen’pes, and their traditions.
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Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts, Lifeways, Natural Resources
Summary
Nakia Williamson, Cultural Resources Program Director of the Nez Perce Tribe, discusses the hide scraper handle, ‘ipéet’et’es, and its traditions.
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Community
National Museum of the American Indian, Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
Summary
Moose bone
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Community
National Museum of the American Indian, Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
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Community
National Museum of the American Indian, Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts
Community
Nimíipuu [Nez Perce]
Category
Artistry and Artifacts, Education, Lifeways
Summary
Nakia Williamson, Cultural Resources Program Director of the Nez Perce Tribe, describes how the collaborative curation process and partnership with federal repositories led to the repatriation of grave goods to the tribe.