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feathers 641 leather 2024 fur 151 copper 405 Beads 2617 thread 225 string 175
rosette 65 feather 37
circle 44
Diameter: 22 in
Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. From back center 3" round rawhide circle with leather thong holding all together. Two circles of feathers: one outer, trimmed dark feathers wrapped around copper tubing with string, connected in center. Each feather folded and wrapped with string around leather thong. Orange string about 3" up from base through each feather to stabilize. Dark feathers have two tufts white fur glued in between, one orange down feather and red and orange small feathers at tip. Second feather circle has fourteen cut white feathers, tips blunt cut, folded and wrapped with string around thong to form circle. White string through each feather about 1 1/2" up from base to stabilize. Center beaded piece 3" diameter in petaled design, turquoise, background, each petal orange, dark blue, green, and red with one large sequin in center sewn on leather. Related to NA.202.1110
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