Fixed feather fan

Canadian
Late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: Canada

Dimensions

24 x 36 cm (9 7/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.446

Medium or Technique

Dyed feathers

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red dyed marabou feathers mounted on natural turkey feather foundation; stuffed bird (snow bunting) at center obverse. Birchbark handle embroidered in polychrome (purple, green, yellow, white) floral motif with dyed moosehair.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Logan Orser