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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Central Plains 41
Descriptions
ermine fur 6 wool cloth 199 feathers 641 otter hide 13 otter fur 11 brass bells 43 dye 189 ermine hide 11 cotton thread. 6
Names
turban 5
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
H: 4.5 in, L: 11.5 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:
Man's turban style headdress with trailer made from otter hide and fur. Four (4) small pairs of ermine strips attached to turban; two (2) brass bells attached. Lined with orange wool cloth. Trailer decorated with whole ermine hide and fur, red and green feather accents. Small pieces of ermine and red and green feathers attached along length of trailer.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1572

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