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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
felt 201 peacock feathers horsehair 91 imitation fur 3 feathers 641 leather 2024 rabbit fur 12 silver 707 plumes 30 bald eagle 15 vinyl 6 rawhide 1018
Names
Feather bonnet 50
Dimensions:
bottom width: 32 in, depth: 6 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Warbonnet with 30 bald eagle feathers, red and purple peacock feathers, red wool wraps, white horsehair tuffs and red plumes. Felt cap is lined with imitation gray fur. White and black thread. Vinyl headband, with sparkling gray sewn into cap. Two silver buttons and leather thong. Rawhide thong and round rectangular piece. Square pieces of rabbit fur glued on ends of feathers.
Accession Number:
NA.205.83

Not currently on display


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