• Culture/People:

    Karuk (Karok)

  • Object name:

    Headband with spool

  • Date created:

    1890-1920

  • Place:

    Humboldt County; California; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, woodpecker feather/feathers, hide thong/babiche, wood

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Mrs. M. Alta Richards (ca. 1863-ca. 1940, lived in the Sacramento area); acquired by MAI in 1936.

  • Catalog number:

    18/9678

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