Arts of the Americas
Flicker feathers, cotton string, plant fibers, wool, wood pin
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Museum Expedition 1906, Museum Collection Fund
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Pomo. Headdress, 19th century. Flicker feathers, cotton string, plant fibers, wool, wood pin, 5 x 8 1/4 in. (12.7 x 21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1906, Museum Collection Fund, 06.331.8027d. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 06.331.8027d.jpg)
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This headdress would have been worn by a man on the back of the head. The long wooden pin would secure it to a hairnet. It is part of a dance outfit see 06.331.8027,a,b,c,e.
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