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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northwestern Plains
Descriptions
ermine hide 11 rods 12 porcupine 379 ermine fur 6 glass beads 689 hair 424 wool 622 Red 1061 Beads 2617 wood 4438 feathers 641 cloth 876 rooster hackles 2 golden eagle feathers 54 rooster eagle 171 felt 201
Names
Feather bonnet 50
Subjects
hourglass 62
Date:
1885
Dimensions:
L: 28 in, width: 23 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. War bonnet - feather duster war bonnet, rooster feathers, multitude of various small feathers on wood rods with porcupine hair at the tip. Each rod is wrapped with red wool cloth at the base. Felt crown, glass beads on brow band blue, yellow, red hourglass design on white ground. Ermine hides with fur hang off each side.
Accession Number:
NA.203.354

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