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War Bonnet

Object Number:
42-3-1
Current Location:
Native American Voices
Culture:
Teton
Provenience:
South Dakota
Culture Area:
Great Plains
Section:
American
Materials:
Buckskin
Stroud
Feather
Hair
Bead
Metal
Fiber
Description:
Long tailed war-bonnet of tanned buckskin and red stroud. Eagle feathers with horsehair tufts attached by white clay. 35 feathers on tail and 22 on headdress. Headdress decorated with beaded forehead band of blue and white glass beads in stepped pyramidal design, brass discs, red, green and yellow ribbons, and buckskin thongs.
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel W. Fernberger
Other Number:
L-80-1   -   Old Museum Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - Nov 2018)
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