Dakota cradle cover hood

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Titles Dakota cradle cover hood
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)
Materials buckskin
feather (material)
bead (pierced object)
Creation Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in: United States
Subjects 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 (Accession Number)

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