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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Sioux 990
Descriptions
hair 424 Red 1061 dye 189 golden 16 rawhide 1018 feathers 641 Satin 101 blue 690 quills 403 hawk 75 feather 171 yarn 210 eagle 171 horse 292 Print 150 Beads 2617 cloth 876 green 634 braided 95
Names
bustle 20
Date:
1900
Dimensions:
L: 54.75 in, width: 12.875 in
Credit Line:
Catherine Bradford McClellan Collection, Gift of The Coe Foundation
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Dance bustle - trimmed hawk feathers dyed blue, and red with some left natural; two large feather spikes decorated along quills with beads and rawhide wrapped with yarn; tip of spikes has red dyed horse hair and a small golden eagle feather left to dangle; bifurcated trailer of red satin with three sets of three golden eagle feathers on each side; on the back the bustle is covered with red cloth and the trailer a green print cloth; belt to tie it around the waist is braided red cloth.
Accession Number:
NA.203.366

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