Feathers and Featherwork

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Featherworking was among the finest of the luxury industries in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica. A wide array of ordinary and exotic feathers was used, and the objects created included warrior costumes, shields, headdresses, banners, fans, capes, and decorative hangings.


Subjects: History of the Americas.

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