Tankulu, Man's Warrior's Headcloth

Dark red, with natural color geometric cross design created by plangi technique. White beadwork decorates borders and forms tassels at corners (1 missing). Blue, light brown and yellow cotton threads end beadwork tassels. (From card catalogue notes by Laura Watson Benedict(1861–1932) and Lisa Whitall (1926-2019), 1905)

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