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Title Beaded headband (possibly headdress)
Object ID 2010.20.014
Object Name Headband
Description Beaded on leather and faced with at least two layers of fabric. Possibly a headdress. Larger area is beaded on flexible leather and has/had leather thongs on points for attaching. Top piece is sewn on and the beads are attached to a thicker, stiffer piece of leather which extends below beadwork for 8" behind triangle piece. There is a decorated leather thong on each side of the joining. The thongs have tan beads, painted red (it's wearing off!), seed beads on a string between thongs and a metal object on one end on each side. The seed beads are red, white, two shades of blues and green. There is a piece of tape with "Mrs. LaPorte" on it.
Dimensions H-14.25 W-27 inches
Collection Cook Native American Ministries
Search Terms Cook Native American Ministries

Indian Artifact

Headband, Beaded
Beaded Headband