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Accession Number:
NA.205.93
Descriptions
ribbon, leather, wool, Beads, feathers, yarn, thread
Names
feather, bonnet
Dimensions:
L: 22 in, width: 13 in
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Eagle (?) feather bonnet with white horsehair streamers. Red, blue yarn, multi colored bead rounds in front. Beaded head band in blue, red, white, green, yellow step design in lazy stitch greasy size 11 seed beads. Some green and red feathers, owl feathers, pheasant tail feathers and blue curtain tassles on decorative strips. Each eagle (?) feather wrapped in red wool at base attached to felt inner hat. Ribbons on outside in red and green with long red, magenta and blue yarn hanging down.

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