Man's turban

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Culture/People
Miccosukee Seminole (Mikasuki)
Previous owner
Doctor Tiger (A-bi-a-gu/Abiagee), Miccosukee Seminole (Mikasuki), ca. 1853-1946
Collector
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980
Object Name
Man's turban
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, cardboard, ostrich feather/feathers, silver, thread
Techniques
Sewn, hammered
Dimensions
23.5 x 14 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place
Florida; USA
Date created
1930-1940
Collection History
Formerly owned by Doctor Tiger (A-bi-a-gu/Abiagee, Miccosukee Seminole, ca. 1853-1946); collected from him in 1941 by William F. Stiles (1912-1980, MAI curator) during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
Catalog Number
20/4363
Barcode
204363.000
See related items
Miccosukee Seminole (Mikasuki)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Headdresses
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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