Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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hair form
  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • hair form, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Australia
  • feathers, hair
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 24.5 x 11 x 6.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 9 5/8 x 4 5/16 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3461

The bundle of light colored feathers is wrapped together down the length of the bundle with a cord made from brown twisted hair.