Man's turban plume/feather

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Culture/People
Seminole
Previous owner
Billy Bowlegs, III, Seminole, 1862-1965
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Man's turban plume/feather
Media/Materials
Ostrich feather/feathers, palm frond/fronds, satin ribbon, silk ribbon, copper wire
Techniques
Wrapped, tied
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term
ko ho le ga'
Place
Florida; USA
Date created
1895-1908
Collection History
Collected from Billy Bowlegs III (Seminole, 1862-1965) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8207
Barcode
018207.000
See related items
Seminole
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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