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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
feathers 641 feather fluffs 49 ermine 119 parfleche 19 pericardium 8 cotton thread 354 tanned hide 570 wool cloth 199
Names
trailer 39
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
L: 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:
Stand up style bonnet with no skull cap. Rawhide strip painted with bold geometric pattern covered with red wool cloth. 27 feathers inserted into top and wrapped with red wool and pericardium. Two rows of ermine on front of rawhide strip wrapped in red wool cloth and pericardium attached by hide strings. 3 hide stripes wrapped in green, red, white, and yellow cotton thread horizontally centered on rawhide strip.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1521

Not currently on display

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June 2014 - New Items
June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson


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