Hat/Cap

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Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Previous owner
Boston Bell, Mississippi Choctaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Hat/Cap
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, wool felt, cordage, feather/feathers
Techniques
Sewn, appliquéd
Dimensions
20 x 19 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Native Term
ca po
Place
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created
circa 1900
Collection History
Collected from Boston Bell (Mississippi Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8852
Barcode
018852.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Intertribal Area
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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