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Omaha 5
clear dark green 4 rust 10 Red 1061 eight 2 fringe 575 twisted 40 dyed 102 clear dark red leather 2024 pink 230 short 14 clear pink 5 White 769 feathers 641 Beads 2617 light green 17 clear dark blue 2 caramel black 554 seed 1420 yellow 526 eagle 171 orange 203 light blue 69 netted 2 natural 4
peyote fan 7
zigzag 91 crosses 64
ca. 1910
overall length: 26.25 in, feather length including beadwork: 13.625 in, Diameter: .75 x .75 in, overall width: 11 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt, Sr.
Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Eight eagle feathers (1 dyed red, 1 dyed pink, 1 dyed orange, 1 dyed yellow and 4 natural) with netting beaded over leather bases in zig-zags of white, orange, light green, yellow, clear dark red, clear dark green, light blue, clear dark blue, rust, caramel and black; sewn to 2 piece handle with brass screw-type union, handle is netting beaded over leather with zigzags in white, clear dark green, orange, caramel, yellow and clear dark blue on the upper portion, lower portion is netting beaded with zigzags and small crosses in clear dark green, orange, yellow, clear blue, white, clear dark red, clear pink and caramel and has short leather fringe and long twisted leather fringe; all beads are tiny seed beads.
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