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Plains Indian Museum

Wind River Native Crafts, Inc. 74
quills 403 hide 1074 Beads 2617 owl 27 seed 1420 fluffs 10 gourd stitch 25 feathers 641 fabric 111
bustle 20
L: 44 in, width: 26 in
Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Circular dance bustle constructed of three layers of feathers. The back layer of brown feathers, each tipped with yellow fluffs, is attached to a square of hide holding laces. The middle layer of gray-barred feathers each tipped with pink and aqua fluffs are each attached with orange and aqua fabric diamonds. The front layer of barred feathers dyed red have a large rosette of seed beads in red and navy on a white ground in the center. Two royal blue fabric trailers hanging from a stick, each hold a brown feather and a tan barred feather. These are each trimmed in orange seed beads in a peyote stitch on the quill end, and orange fluffs at their tip.
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