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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
probably Yana (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Abel E. Brooks (A.E. Brooks), Non-Indian, 1833-1917  Search this
Object Name:
Child's hat/cap
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, ribbon, dentalium shell/shells, thread, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, appliqu├ęd, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1870-1890
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Abel E. Brooks (1833-1917, a renowned collector of Civil War firearms); acquired by George Heye from an unknown source in 1906.
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Catalog Number:
1/1128
Barcode:
011128.000
See related items:
Yana
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_11955