Photographs (left to right): Tomato caterpillar, Pennsylvania; Sun Rise, Rush,New York; Spider, Rush, New York

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The belts are subdivided by the main figure or geometric design. Copyright laws may be in-effect.

Belts which have no Native providence the country or state are listed.

Purple bead heading indicates shell wampum construction

White bead indicates glass wampum.

Belt constructed with both shell and glass wampum

Belt constructed with both shell and metal beads.

quillBelt constructed with both glass beads and quill work

Animals

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Hatchet - Pipe

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Other Geometric Designs

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Squares

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Human

 
glass bead
glass bead
Cheokee
human
 
 
   

Squares/Retangles

 

ojib
   
   
   

Diamonds

 
diamond design
1850
   

Hexagons

 

   

Triangles/Vs

 
3 V belt
vd
 
 
   

Diagonals

 
diagonal
diagonal
Onondaga
Diagonal
   
   

Crosses/Xs

 

     
   

Zig-Zag Design

 

   

Other Geometric Designs

 
   

Horizontal Bars

 
two row
two row
 
 
   

Solid Colors

 
Great White Mat
     
     
   

Hatchet - Pipe Image

 

     
     
   

Animals

 
   

Boat

 
     
     
   

Lettering

 

   

Pipes

 
   

Horizontal Lines

 
   
 
       
   

Mixed Designs

 

 

 

No Belt Image

 

Gaiwi:yoh
 
 
  King's Great Broad Axe