The items of personal adornment on this pathway were created to enhance beauty, show status, and indicate cultural identity.

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Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux) artist

Jacket, late 19th century

  • Leather, glass, brass
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Haudenosaunee and Penobscot artist

Glengarry cap, late 19th century

  • Silk, wool, glass
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Mi'kmaq (Micmac) artist

Pair of moccasins, early 19th century

  • Leather, wool, glass, silk
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Muscogee (Creek) or Seminole artist

Shoulder bag, 1820s

  • Wool, cotton, glass
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Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux) artist

Doll, late 19th century

  • Leather, velvet, glass, cotton
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