Woodpecker Crest Headring
Arts of the Americas
Woodpecker scalps, hide, fiber
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Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
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Hupa. Woodpecker Crest Headring, 19th century. Woodpecker scalps, hide, fiber, 1 5/16 x 9 1/16 in. (3.3 x 23 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 06.331.7918. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 06.331.7918_top_PS1.jpg)
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This would be used on top of the head to steady carrying baskets.
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