Warrior dressed for Grass Dance. Mannequin.
19th-20th c Native American Arapaho People
New York. American Museum of Natural History.
The thunderbird (or eagle) on the bustle was associated with war and the destructive powers of thunder and storms.
Caption: ARAPAHO Anonymous | Warrior dressed for Grass Dance. Mannequin. | c. 1850-1925 | Native American | Arapaho | ©Kathleen Cohen | nyny2385
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