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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Gros Ventre 81
Descriptions
wool 622 feathers 641 hide 1074 cotton 256 cloth 876 buffalo 115 horns 23 eagle 171 brass 1442 human 22 hair 424 bells 106
Names
Buffalo Horn Bonnet 8
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
overall length: 43 in
Credit Line:
Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Horn bonnet - buffalo hide skull cap with checked cloth lining, two buffalo horns attached. Row of brass bells along edge. Strips of black wool extending from sides. Eagle feathers at back with red wool wrapped stems, several tassles of braided human hair attached.
Accession Number:
NA.203.136

Not currently on display

Virtual Exhibits

Buffalo: Repurpose. Reuse. Recycle
Buffalo: Repurpose. Reuse. Recycle - Curated by Marguerite House


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