Feather Headdress   Costumes Culture    Indian Traditional Costumes    Indian Costume Accessories    Indian Costume Jewellery    Costume Categories    Articles
Free E-magazine
Subscribe to our Free E-Magazine on Indian Costumes.
Learn More
Jimtrade.com : India Business to Business Directory
Business Directory of Indian Suppliers Manufacturers and Products from India.
India`s leading Yellow pages directory.
India`s leading Yellow pages directory.
Home > Indian Costume Accessories > For Women > Feather Headdress
Feather Headdress

Feather HeaddressIndian Feather Headdress is a perfect costume accessory.One size fits child or adult.

Feathers, and the development of feather headdress, and war bonnets, of the black and white feathers of the immature golden eagle, also played a part in the process of indicating high honour. Two main styles of headdress co-existed in the nineteenth century - the Blackfoot straight up headdress, with vertical feathers in a ring, and the Sioux-type bonnet with a spray of feathers attached on or around a cap, sometimes with a long train streaming down. Eagle feathers were obtained by luring birds with a bait. A pit would be dug, large enough to hide a man. This would be covered over with brush and a rabbit placed on top. When an eagle set down, the legs would be grabbed and some of the tail feathers removed.

Feather Headdress Mojaris Hand Bags
Shawls Jewellery Stoles/Scarf
Eye Mask Belts Fashion Bindi
Eye Care Wear Girl Hair Accessory Watches
Foot Wear
Indianetzone.com | Home | Sitemap | Contact Us