Dakota cradle cover hood

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Description The hood portion of a Dakota cradle cover (the bottom portion is missing), circa 1890. The hood is made of buckskin and decorated with horizontal, equally-spaced quillwork lines punctuated by dyed feathers. A fringed quillwork panel decorates the hood's top; its bottom edge is beaded.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 13 inches length
12 inches width
4 inches depth
Nomenclature Hood (headgear)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Used in United States
Dakota Indians--Children.
Indian. Building Furnishings. Bedding
Indian. Transportation. Land
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8034.26

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