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Sioux Split Horn Headdress
Sioux split horn bonnet with buffalo hide liner. Long dangling ermine tails, tips beaded with greasy yellows and red hearts tipped with horse hair. Small brain tanned thong with hawk bells connecting both horns. Beaded brow band, matching horn tips, silk ribbon drops now shredded from use. Feathers across top. From a Missouri collection. 34"L x 12"Diameter. 19th century.