• Culture/People:

    Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)

  • Object name:

    Headdress

  • Date created:

    circa 1880

  • Place:

    South Dakota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, eagle feather/feathers, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, twine/string, horsehair, fur, feather/feathers, dye/dyes, paint

  • Techniques:

    Wrapped, stitched, painted, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, sewn

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of George W. Rehse (1868-1939, a cartoonist who worked in Minneapolis and New York City); lent to MAI in 1922 and returned to Mr. Rehse in 1925; sold to MAI by Mr. Rehse in 1938.

  • Dimensions:

    187 x 80 x 20 cm

  • Catalog number:

    11/4619

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Lakota exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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