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Catalog Number 01579
Object Name Bustle, Dance
Collection E. Fiel
Date unk-05/15/1927
Description Second part of dance bustle that goes with 01578. Five groups of feather radiate from a center; red feather tips.
Dimensions L-7 inches
Material Feathers
Provenance The original accession log entry for this item identifies it as a hair ornament adorned with hawk feathers, but this description on the location card was later stricken and the item was re-designated as "part of a dance bustle with 1578." The bustle is apparently in two pieces, and one was assigned the number 01578 while the other was assigned 01579. No other data on this item is extant.
Search Terms ceremonial
American Indian
Native American
Category Native American Ceremonial