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Plains Indian Museum

Beads 2617 brass 1442 horn 111 hide 1074 horsehair 91 Tradecloth 225 buffalo 115 feathers 641
headdress 61
triangles 289
L: 37 in, width: 22.5 in
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In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Headdress consists of a hide skull cap with a seed bead band in front with white ground and two red triangles at either side and a dark blue triangle in the center. There are remnants of hide streamers and a brass bell at each temple. A black buffalo horn protrudes from each side. The top has tattered feathers wrapped in red trade cloth. At the bottom, back hangs long black horsehair "streamers" wrapped in red trade cloth.
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