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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
feathers 641 round 182 Gray 59 eagle 171 Beads 2617 yellow 526 mirror 31 green 634 plumes 30 red/white hearts 133 leather 2024 felt 201
Names
War bonnet 36
Subjects
stripes 197 diagonal 39
Date:
ca. 1910
Dimensions:
L: 24 in, H: 15.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of The Coe Foundation
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Status Symbols and Insignia of Office. War bonnet - leather; eagle(?) feathers; yellow plumes at bases and tips of feathers, bases wrapped in a green felt; beaded brow band with diagonal stripes in red/white hearts, and green on white ground; round mirror on each side; gray plumes on leather strings hanging on both sides; long feather quill with small red, yellow, green and purple feathers attached to top of headdress.
Accession Number:
NA.205.55

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