From: United States of America

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 40-8-1
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Sioux (uncertain)
Provenience United States of America
Culture Area Great Plains Culture Area
Section American
Materials Buckskin (uncertain) | Elk Skin (uncertain) | Stroud | Horsehair | Eagle Feathers

Cap of elk-skin. Forehead band with dark blue and white beads in triangular pattern. Eighteen long eagle plumes, tipped with yellow horsehair, around the bonnet, forty-four on the streamer. Thirteen eagle breath-feathers on the red stroud streamer, and short feathers at base of plumes. Cheek pendants of fur strips.

Length 187.96 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth C. Clark, 1940

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