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FEATHERS, BEADS AND FRINGE

 

Feathers, beads and fringe twirl in a spectacular display of cultural finery at wacipis or powwows. Held throughout the year on tribal reservations and at indoor arenas in larger cities, these ceremonial dances are beautiful showcases for artistry and physical skill.

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Native American feathered headdress

Native Americans dress in feathers and beads at a powwow
Drum circle at a powwow
Fringe dress
Native American woman carries feathers
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