Feather Decoration, Ponca Indian Dance

Costume

Identifier
C-187
Date:
1934
Description:
A very large feather decoration, worn by Ted Shawn's Men Dancers in Ponca Indian Dance (a total of five Men Dancers were in this work)

Item Details:
A large star shaped feather motif of shaped turkey feather trimmed with yellow, red, and purple marabou. In the center is set a circular mirror (now missing). The decoration appears to have been held onto the waist with two leather tabs. 
Extent:
1
Medium:
Leather, Metal, Glass, Turkey Feathers, Marabou Feathers

Related Entities
Ted Shawn and His Men Dancers (worn by)
Related collections
Ted Shawn Costume Collection
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 043