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Red dyed marabou feathers mounted on natural turkey feather foundation; stuffed bird (snow bunting) at center obverse. Birchbark handle embroidered in polychrome (purple, green, yellow, white) floral motif with dyed moosehair.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Logan Orser

Canadian, Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

Canada

Dimensions

24 x 36 cm (9 7/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.446

Medium or Technique

Dyed feathers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes