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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
feather 171 deer 681 ribbon 206 cloth 876 Beads 2617 puffs 31 horsehair 91 gold 240 hide 1074 seed 1420 lazy stitch 368 black 554 tanned 631 Red 1061 feathers 641 green 634 eagle 171 felt 201
Names
War bonnet 36
Subjects
geometric 807
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
overall length: 69.5 in
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. War bonnet - black and gold cloth skull cap with lazy stitch bead band on tanned hide with serrated edge in geometric design. Green ribbon streamers extending from sides of bead band. Eagle feathers with stems wrapped with green felt and red feather puffs. Red horse hair tassles at tip of feathers. Plain tanned buckskin trailer.
Accession Number:
NA.205.7

Not currently on display


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