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Plains Indian Museum

Upper Missouri Region 15 Numakiki Mandan 38 North Dakota 34
sinew 620 wool cloth 199 tanned hide 570 Horse Hair 108 brass buttons 12 horn 111 glass pony beads 3 owl feathers 12 ermine 119 pigment 539 golden eagle feathers 54
bonnet 30 trailer 39
ca. 1830-1840
bonnet height: 15 in, bonnet width: 12 in, L: 9 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Horn bonnet with ermine and feathers on cap with full trailer with thirty-one eagle feathers. Trailer made of tanned hide with horse track and geometric feather design in brown pigment. Horse hair tips on feathers and horns. Bonnet brow band is red wool trade cloth with brass buttons. pony beads strung between horns.
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