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Description Headdress, possibly Dakota, circa 1920. The headdress has a beaded cloth headband with cloth trailers and thirty-four eagle feathers tipped with red and white feathers. The headband features glass seed beads, predominantly white with pink, blue, green, and orange. A red and white trailer extends from the round ends of the headband, over each ear. A purple cloth band extends from the headband around the circumference of the cap. The eagle feather quills are wrapped in red wool cloth.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 16.5 inches height total height, excluding attachments to feathers
7 inches width cap width
Nomenclature Headdress
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Indians of North America.
Indian. Clothing. Headwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1920
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1977.27.34