War Bonnet


From: United States of America | South Dakota

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 45-15-527
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Sioux (uncertain) | Cheyenne (uncertain)
Provenience United States of America | South Dakota
Culture Area Great Plains Culture Area
Section American
Materials Felt | Flannel | Eagle Feather | Horsehair | Buckskin | Glass
Technique Beaded

Felt cap, red flannel trailer bound with yellow. 73 eagle tail feathers tipped with down and greyish-yellow horsehair. Buckskin brow-band, beaded dark green, yellow, red tipis, white ground, eagle plume feathers.

Length 2 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

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