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Plains Indian Museum

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Eastern Plains 19
Descriptions
Woven 156 horsehair 91 rattlesnake brown 254 eagle 171 string 175 feather 171 Tradecloth 225 fur 151 White 769 polished 27 holder 2 rattle dark blue 127 bone 151 Gray 59 rabbit 14 yellow 526
Names
feather 37
Date:
ca. 1875
Dimensions:
L: 14.5 in, width: 3.125 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt, Sr
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Roach feather - single large eagle feather in polished bone holder wrapped with dark blue tradecloth; several small eagle feathers tied to base of large one with white string; bunch of red breath feathers, gray rabbit fur and a rattlesnake rattle are tied at mid-point of feather; rib from middle to top of feather is covered with a brown and yellow woven horsehair strip; tip of feather has gray rabbit fur and remnants of green breath feathers.
Accession Number:
NA.203.776

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