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Catalog Number 2003.132.006
Object Name Fan
Collection Dr. Boyd and Linda Lester
Date c. 1890
Description Eagle feather fan of Plains origin. Fan consists of 19 eagle feathers. Quills wrapped in brown buffalo hide with fringe. 2 individual strands of fringe tied together at ends. Each feather sewn to hide.
Dimensions L-28 inches
Material buffalo hide, feathers
People Lester, Dr. Boyd and Linda
Search Terms eagle feather
Plains Indians
American Indian
ceremonial
Native American
Category Native American Ceremonial