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War Bonnet

Object Number:45-15-524
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Crow (Culture)
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Eagle Feather
Horsehair
Flannel
Fur
Height: 42 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Buckskin cap with 32 eagle tail feathers. Tipped with red horsehair, bound with red flannel. Shorter feathers on crown, brow-band beaded with mountain design. Green edged red on white ground, side streamers white fur, green and yellow ribbons.

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