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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990
Descriptions
Tradecloth 225 feathers 641 felt 201 eagle 171 Beads 2617
Names
Feather bonnet 50
Subjects
squares 40 triangles 289 rectangles 50
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
H: 25 in, L: 80 in
Credit Line:
In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Warbonnet and trailer. Beaded headband of white ground with bright green triangles containing white rectangles with red rectangles within the white, spaced with dark blue squares between, attached to black felt hat, with blue tradecloth down trailer. Eagle feathers stand tall with orange fluffs at the end of each tall feather. Also orange feathers attached to blue tradecloth down trailer. There is a round woven hoop atright temple with two beige feathers fastened to center. Bright orange feathers hang at left temple and at bacg28k.
Accession Number:
NA.202.976

Not currently on display


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