Item Number: FCROA109
Category: Hair Ornament
Tribe: Lower Missouri River
Materials: Turkey beard, dyed deer hair, brass beads, yellow ocher, ribbon, cloth medicine bag, bone, feather.
Description: Eastern style roach with quilled, leather, five-pole spreader. A hollow bone stay holds a single feather. Two purple ribbons are tied to brass beads and a cloth bag containing herbs.
Dimensions: Length 10 inches plus ribbons
Hanson, James A., Spirits in the Arts: From the Plains and Soutwest Indian Cultures, The Lowell Press, Kansas City, 1994, pp 103
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