Pomo (Native American). <em>Headdress</em>, 19th century. Flicker feathers, cotton string, plant fibers, wool, wood pin, 5 x 8 1/4 in. (12.7 x 21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1906, Museum Collection Fund, 06.331.8027d. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 06.331.8027d.jpg)

Headdress

Artist:Pomo

Medium: Flicker feathers, cotton string, plant fibers, wool, wood pin

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Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 5 x 8 1/4 in. (12.7 x 21 cm)

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Accession Number: 06.331.8027d

Image: 06.331.8027d.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This headdress would have been worn by a man on the back of the head. The long wooden pin would secure it to a hairnet. It is part of a dance outfit see 06.331.8027,a,b,c,e.

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