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Dakota headdress feathers
Description Two feathers, possibly raven, used in a Dakota headdress. Collected by American ethnographer Frances Densmore.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 1/2 inches length
1 1/4 inches width at widest part of larger feather
Nomenclature Feather (material)
Subjects Collected by: Densmore, Frances Theresa
Used by Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Minnesota--Material culture.
Indian. Clothing. Headwear
Indian. Raw Materials
Dates Content: Exactly 1930
date donated
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6874.48