Woodpecker Crest Headring
Arts of the Americas
Woodpecker scalps, hide, fiber
Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
This would be used on top of the head to steady carrying baskets.
This item is not on view
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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