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Accession Number:
NA.203.10
Makers
Blackfeet, Northern Plains
Descriptions
commercial, Red, seed, felt, Ribbons, wool, buffalo, horns, yellow, horse, Tradecloth, ermine, Beads, hair, bald eagle, feathers
Names
Buffalo Horn Bonnet
Subjects
geometric, overlay
Date:
ca. 1915
Dimensions:
cap diameter: 7 in
Credit Line:
The Catherine Bradford Collection, Gift of The Coe Foundation
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornments and Ritual Regalia. Horn headdress - felt skull cap covered with ermine strips with red wool tradecloth at top. Split buffalo horns on top with cloth trailer with wrapped horse hair tassles on the end. Beaded strip in geometric design (overlay) along front of skull cap with red & yellow ribbons on each side.

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