Wool Embroidered Wrapover Skirts, The Feather of the Dawn (set of two)
Two cream wool wrapover skirts decorated with thick wool embroidery. Worn by male members of the Denishawn Company in The Feather of the Dawn.
Each skirt is heavily embroidered with colored wool thread and a hanging panel also embroidered. These appear to be a genuine Hopi Tribe garments. The company used a mixture of genuine costumes and theatrical copies.
C-161_1 Has a label with illegible initials on the hem
C-160_2 Inscribed with Griggs (Campbell Griggs)