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War Bonnet

Object Number:45-15-521
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Oglala
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Felt
Glass
Buckskin
Eagle Feather
Fiber
Height: 42 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Felt cap with beaded buckskin brow-band. Tipi figures and small red blocks. Red, dark and light blue on white ground, 22 eagle tail feathers (inner group shorter). Red, green and blue ribbon side streamers.

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