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standing male figure with feather headdress
  • George Silverhorn
  • standing male figure with feather headdress, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 19.5 x 5 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 5/8 x 1 15/16 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6032

The standing male figure's arms are crossed at his chest. He is wearing a white feather headdress with black tips, a white vest with red and blue detail, and blue leggings with white stripes down the side with blue and red triangles. He has a short white loincloth with crossed American flags on the front and a bag and blue stars in the corners. There is a long red panel below. He has white moccasins with red detail. He is mounted on a rounded blue base.