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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Meskwaki 19 Sac and Fox 16
Descriptions
fur 151 puffs 31 otter 21 eagle 171 feather 171 seed 1420 Beads 2617 Horse Hair 108 metal 3340 Tradecloth 225
Names
turban 5
Subjects
geometric 807 Diamond 223
Date:
ca. 1920
Dimensions:
H: 5 in, width: 11.625 in, tab length: 23.5 in
Credit Line:
Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin
Remarks:
Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. Turban - brown fur turban with silver metal bear paw on front center. Single eagle feather at top center with red feather puffs. Red cloth top and inside lining. Triangular shaped beaded tab in multi-color overlay diamond design with white horse hair and red feather tassle. Square bead panel in overlay geometric design with white bead hand in center.
Accession Number:
NA.205.16

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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