Plan an in-person visit


The Center needs you


Browse our online store

Search results:

Add to Exhibit
Love this Object

Plains Indian Museum

Wind River Native Crafts, Inc. 74
hawk 75 wood 4438 feathers 641 yarn 210 fabric 111 Beads 2617 leather 2024
dance ornament 4
L: 24 in, width: 31 in
Dance ornament, semi-circle of mottled brown hawk feathers each wrapped with red yarn at the quill end and adorned with a green and red fluff through the middle. Each top is trimmed with a slender yellow feather held with a dot of red man-made fabric. Two panels of red man-made fabric are suspended from a dowel at the lower back, each having two mottled brown feathers decorated with red seed beads in a peyote stitch at the quill end, and red fluffs at the top. A large rosette with a blue ground and white morning star, adorns the top center. The entire ornament is laced to an oval of used leather, orange on the face.
Accession Number:

Not currently on display

Know something we don't? Have an interesting question? Leave it here in our new & improved Comment Section and we will get back to you.

Questions and Comments

Loading comments...