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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
red/white hearts 133 yellow 526 seashell Gray 59 Beads 2617 brown 254 Red 1061 plumes 30 horsehair 91 felt 201 eagle 171 cloth 876 feathers 641
Names
War bonnet 36
Subjects
triangle 152
Date:
ca. 1900
Dimensions:
L: 23 in, H: 13 in
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. War bonnet - brown felt hat; eagle feathers; gray plumes and red cloth at bases of feathers; round patches of red cloth and yellow horse hair at tips of feathers; beaded brow band with triangle pattern in yellow, clear and red/white hearts on blue ground; red and brown feathers and one seashell hanging from each side; top of hat covered with cloth and white feathers.
Accession Number:
NA.205.52

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