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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
tanned hide 570 buffalo hide 28 pigment 539 parfleche 19 rawhide 1018
Names
headdress 61
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
L: 23 in, width: 20 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Buffalo head hide headdress with horns and hair intact. Sewn into helmet shape with tanned hide thongs. Strips of a parfleche bag are used to give shape to the headdress. Parfleche is painted yellow with bold, blue, geometric design.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1527

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