Iroquois. <em>Crown Style Cap</em>, ca. 1880-1890. Cloth, beads, 3 1/2 × 8 3/4 × 7 in. (8.9 × 22.2 × 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Edward J. Guarino Collection in memory of Josephine M. Guarino, 2016.11.15. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.TL2016.18.15_front.jpg)

Crown Style Cap


Medium: Cloth, beads

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1880-1890

Dimensions: 3 1/2 × 8 3/4 × 7 in. (8.9 × 22.2 × 17.8 cm)



Accession Number: 2016.11.15

Image: CUR.TL2016.18.15_front.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Red cloth cap with fabric gathered at the top and decorated with a blue ribbon and circle of tubular grey beads. The sides have a wide, undulating band of blue fabric covered with raised beadwork in a multicolored floral design in white, blue, green and yellow. This design is framed by rows of clear beads. Condition: good; some holes in red fabric.

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