Headdress

Ho-Chunk (Winnebago), Great Lakes Woodlands, Woodlands

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1951-1956

Cloth, dyed goose feathers, glass beads, weasel fur, horsehair, woven beading

Overall: 17 5/16 in. (44 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Guido R. Rahr, Sr., Class of 1951P

985.47.26648

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Headwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Inscription

Printed on cloth: "Vivatex, Reg. U.S. Pat. Off"

Exhibition History

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

Publication History

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

Barbara A. Hail and Gregory C. Schwarz, Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, p.79, no.180.

Provenance

Given by "Native Americans from Wisconsin" to Walter J. Kohler, Jr., Governor of Wisconsin, 1951-1956; given to Guido Reinhardt Rahr, Sr. (1902-1985), Manitowoc, Wisconsin; given to present collection, 1985.

Old Number

RAHR #:553

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