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Nickel silver hair roach
Description Twelve nickel silver hair ornaments sewn to a narrow strip of hide with a long tassel at the top. Two metal ornaments are flat crescent shapes, eight are round flat disks, and two are rectangular oval discs. The tassel consists of a cluster of black feathers and three long braided rawhide strands with wrapped metal strips and dyed red fringed ends.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 29 inches length
3 inches width at widest point
Nomenclature Ornament
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Dakota Indians--Costume.
Ojibwe Indians--Costume.
Used in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6003.10