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Headdress

Culture/People
Kiowa
Seller
Frank Seawell Sneed (Francis S. Sneed/F. S. Sneed), Non-Indian, 1876-1936
MAI agent
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Object Name
Headdress
Media/Materials
Hide, eagle feather/feathers, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Catalog Number
2/2471
Barcode
022471.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased from Frank Seawell Sneed (1876-1936, a storekeeper in Lawton, Oklahoma) in 1909 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Kiowa
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place
Oklahoma; USA