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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 99
Descriptions
glass beads 689 cotton cloth 39 buffalo fur 7 horn 111 wool cloth 199 felt 201 hawk feathers 10 tanned hide 162 cotton thread 5 buffalo hide 28
Names
buffalo 11 horn bonnet 3
Date:
ca.1870
Dimensions:
bonnet height: 8 in, Diameter: 7 in, overall length: 67 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:
Horn bonnet and trailer. Bonnet consists of felt, buffalo hide and fur and slim horns of unidentified origin. Beaded brow band with blue and red tipi designs, red crosses on white ground. Four feather stems wrapped in green wool on bonnet. Blue wool trailer backed and edged with tan cloth, hand stitched. Hawk feathers wrapped in green wool cloth attached to trailer. Feathers colored with yellow ochre. Horse hair tuft, with red dye, attached to end of trailer.
Accession Number:
NA.205.116

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