Collection includes pouches, embroidered moccasins, mittens, snow goggles, snowshoes, carvings, boxes, beaded bags, quillwork fans, leggings and a large model birch bark canoe.
Taylor Collection of Native American ethnography by Unknown Artist, 18501920
© Hastings Museum and Art Gallery
- Various including: buck skin; seal skin; birch bark; quill work; moose hair; bone; ivory; feathers
- Art Fund grant:
- £10,167 ( Total: £40,669)
- Acquired in:
- Dr Colin Taylor
The most important item is a historic golden eagle feather war bonnet worn by the Sioux Indian Cinte Mazza or Iron Tail (1847 - 1916) who rode with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
Dr Colin Taylor.
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