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feathers 641 wool 622 leather 2024 dark gray 8 Beads 2617 lazy stitch 368 muslin 89 Red 1061 eagle 171 felt 201 flannel 17
headdress 61
pyramids 8
crown height: 18 in, crown width: 23 in
Headdress, dark gray felt hat crown with leather brow band lazy stitch beaded with 3 stepped pyramids in orange-red, irridescent rose, black and white on an irridescent clear ground; red and yellow ribbons at sides; 26 eagle feathers with red wool wrapped bases are tied around crown with a leather thong, a second leather thong runs through the rib at the base of the feather, breather feathers are wrapped into the bases and dyed pink feathers and yellow-dyed horsehair are attached at the tips; red flannel trailer lined with muslin is attached to crown with 3 leather ties, 26 eagle feathers with red wool wrapped bases with breather feathers tied in and pink feathers and yellow horsehair attached at tips are tied to trailer with muslin strip, a second muslin strip runs through the rib at the base of the feather.
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June 2014 - New Items
June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson

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