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Catalog Number 03944
Object Name Fan
Collection C. P. Wickmiller
Tribe Cheyenne
Description Loose feather fan made of prairie chicken, hawk, and parrot feathers. Some additional parrot feathers were added after the fan was made. These are wrapped with an extra hide tie around the handle. There are red, yellow, pink, and blue small fluffs are the base of each of the feathers. The top and bottom of the handle is adorned with light blue, white, and red beads. Rolled fringe hangs down from the bottom of the handle.
Dimensions L-17 inches
Material feathers, hide, beads
People Wickmiller, C. P.
Search Terms American Indian
Native American
prairie chicken
Category Native American Ceremonial