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Blackfeet, Northern Plains
wool, buffalo, felt, Ribbons, Tradecloth, ermine, hair, bald eagle, horns, Beads, commercial, Red, feathers, seed, yellow, horse
Buffalo Horn Bonnet
overlay, geometric
ca. 1915
cap diameter: 7 in
Credit Line:
The Catherine Bradford Collection, Gift of The Coe Foundation
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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