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Macaw loose feather fan / Phil (Joe Fish) Dupoint

Essay/Description

Owned by Harding Big Bow.

Curatorial Remarks

Navajo macaw loose feather fan. This fan is part of the Harding Big Bow collection and used by the Kiowa.

Tags: Macaw Feather, multi-color feathers, beadwork, fringe
People: Randolph Dupoint,
Places: Oklahoma, Southwest
Purpose: peyote meeting,

From interviews with Dr. Garrick Bailey, 2018-2020 University of Tulsa, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

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Title(s): 
Macaw loose feather fan
Creator(s): 
Phil (Joe Fish) Dupoint
Culture: 
Native American; Kiowa
Date: 
late 20th century
Place: 
Oklahoma
Materials/Techniques: 
feathers (macaw, chicken), hide, glass, cotton, chrome
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of Pearl Big Bow
Accession No: 
84.2900
Previous Number(s): 
TL1997.73.7
Department: 
Not On View

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