Hair ornament

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Culture/People
Niuam (Comanche)
Previous owner
To'-hu-nki, Niuam (Comanche)
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Hair ornament
Media/Materials
Feather/feathers
Techniques
Wrapped, tied
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term
koi wuts ku na
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from To'-hu-nki (Niuam) in 1909 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/1626
Barcode
021626.000
See related items
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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