MEDICINE MAN WAR BONNET

This is the NEW MEDICINE MAN Headdress. It features high quality bronze tip imitation eagle feathers, Genuine Coyote Fur for the brow band & for the drops at either side. Genuine Buffalo Horns are mounted at either side ! Wearing buffalo horns was a sacred right among specific warrior clans, medicine men or warriors who accomplished specific deeds. This is a prized headdress. One size fits all.  Wear with your regalia or display it in your home or office.  This is going to be the centerpiece of your collection !!

This incredible headdress is hand made by Buffy Sam of the Great Navajo Nation in New Mexico.  A Certificate of Authenticity is included.
Pictures are representative. Display stand sold separately.

ALSO AVAILABLE AS A YOUTH BONNET, DOUBLE TRAILER or RIDING WAR BONNET !! CALL FOR DETAILS !

FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY > RECEIVE A FREE WALL MOUNT DISPLAY WITH ANY WAR BONNET PURCHASE !

IRON EYES WAR BONNET

The handsome new  IRON EYES War Bonnet is made using quality imitation eagle feathers  which have been antiqued by hand to give it that aged look. It is accented with black & white feather fluffs & genuine horse hair. The feathers bottoms are wrapped in black wraps & then hand sewn onto a felt skull cap which is covered in matching fluffs. A single decorated honor feather is positioned in the middle of the skull cap in the back of the bonnet. A thick row of black & white feather fluffs are aligned on top of the wraps. Strips of genuine rabbit fur with matching wraps are used for drops on either side. The beaded brow band & matching beaded rosettes & sewn by hand.  A superb tribute to our ancestral legacy ! Display it with your collection or wear with your regalia. One size fits all.

Pictures are representative. If this item is not in stock, it may take up to a week to complete before shipping. Feel free to contact us for an estimated ship date. 

ALSO AVAILABLE AS DOUBLE TRAILER & RIDING WAR BONNET !!

Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

LADIES BREASTPLATE NECKLACE – red15

This is a LADIES PLAINS STYLE MINI BREASTPLATE or LADIES BREASTPLATE NECKLACE.  This is a beautiful item that wear nicely with regalia or regular clothing styles. It features genuine, quality bone hair pipe beads with nickle round metal beads & vivid red glass tile beads. The spacers & ties are hand cut from supple golden buckskin for comfortable wearing. Each strand is finished with polished cowrie shells.

The artist, Gary ‘Redwing’ Hunt is not an enrolled tribal member of the Cherokee or Sioux nations, but is descendant of each. Therefore, no legal claim of Native American authenticity may be claimed. But his native spirit is evident in the quality & style of his work.

No certificate of authenticity for this item.

GUARDIAN WAR BONNET – WHITE

The GUARDIAN War Bonnet is made using about 44 quality, specially colored imitation owl main feathers tipped with white rabbit fur & genuine horse hair. These feathers maintain the soft, natural feel & look of actual feathers.  No stiffness or clumping. The feathers bottoms are wrapped in beige wraps & hand sewn onto a felt skull cap which is covered in matching fluffs. A single decorated honor feather is positioned in the middle of the skull cap in the back of the bonnet. A thick row of beige & white feather fluffs are aligned on top of the wraps. The brow band & matching rosettes are beaded & sewn by hand. Beading colors & designs will vary. Actual COYOTE fur tails are used for drops on either side alone with dark leather fringes. This bonnet honors the owl’s majesty & position. Display it with your collection or wear with your regalia. One size fits all.

Pictures are representative. This item may or may not be in stock. If not in stock when ordered, it may take 1-2 weeks to complete before shipping. Feel free to contact us for an estimated ship date. Display stand sold separately.

ALSO AVAILABLE AS DOUBLE TRAILER & RIDING WAR BONNET !!

This item is Native American made & comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

GUARDIAN WAR BONNET – BLACK

This GUARDIAN War Bonnet in Black is made using approx. 44 quality, specially colored imitation owl main feathers tipped with black spots & genuine horse hair. These feathers maintain the soft, natural feel & look of actual feathers.  No stiffness or clumping. The feathers bottoms are wrapped in vivid red wraps & hand sewn onto a felt skull cap which is covered in matching fluffs. A single decorated honor feather is positioned in the middle of the skull cap in the back of the bonnet. A super thick row of black feather fluffs are aligned on top of the wraps. The brow band & matching rosettes are beaded & sewn by hand. Beading colors & designs will vary. Strips of white rabbit fur wrapped in matching red wraps drop from either side with red leather fringes. This bonnet honors the owl’s majesty & position. Display it with your collection or wear with your regalia. One size fits all.

Pictures are representative. This item may or may not be in stock. If not in stock when ordered, it may take 1-2 weeks to complete before shipping. Feel free to contact us for an estimated ship date. Display stand sold separately.

ALSO AVAILABLE AS DOUBLE TRAILER & RIDING WAR BONNET !!

This item is Native American made & comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

GHOST DANCER WAR BONNET

This bonnet features solid black main feathers tipped with off white or light beige feather fluffs. The main feather base is wrapped in beige wraps laying atop a thick bed of beige & light salmon colored fluffs.  The beaded brow band & matching rosettes are hand beaded, not imported & may vary in design or color.  Multiple strips of plush white rabbit fur are used on either side as drops also wrapped in the beige wraps. A single honor feather is placed in the center of the crown which is also covered in beige fluffs. This is a regal headdress in which the pictures just don’t do it justice. Display this bonnet with your collection or wear it with your regalia at your next powwow or event. One size fits all.

ALSO AVAILABLE IN DOUBLE TRAILER OR FULL CIRCLE (RIDING) BONNETS.

Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

BLUE/WHITE BREASTPLATE CHOKER

Gary has out done himself once again with this gorgeous breastplate choker ! This piece is 21 rows of breastplate with 5 rows of choker all-in-one with brilliant blue dyed bone hair pipes offset with white bone hair pipes & supple white buckskin leather. He uses nickel round metal beads(silver color) & gobs of lush fringe. This breastplate looks very plush ! He has finished it with a polished abalone disk centerpiece two genuine ermine tails.  The blue & white color combination will be a focal point & the envy of all the other dancers. It also matches perfectly with the full size 40 row blue & white breastplate & the 5 row chokers also available on this site. Matching bracelets coming soon ! Click the following links to view them.

40 row breastplate > https://www.cherokeevisions.com/shop/new-items/blue-white-bone-breastplate/

5 row choker > https://www.cherokeevisions.com/shop/new-items/blu-wht-bone-choker-w-pendant/

The artist, Gary ‘Redwing’ Hunt is not an enrolled tribal member of the Cherokee or Sioux nations, but is descendant of each. Therefore, no legal claim of Native American authenticity may be claimed. But his native spirit is evident in the quality & style of his work.

No certificate of authenticity for this item.

TURTLE SHELL & LEATHER BAGS

These great TURTLE SHELL & LEATHER BAGS are hand sewn by Cherokee artist Joni Struckmeir. These are made from red ear slider turtle shells which measure approx. 7″x 5″.  The red ear slider is one of the most common turtles who breed abundantly & are not endangered anywhere. The shells are professionally cleaned & then Joni does her magic. She uses beautiful, supple genuine buckskin in a variety of colors. Each bag has a flap closure utilizing the bottom of the turtle shell that is usually tossed aside, Jonie uses every piece. She adds a hand braided buckskin strap which measures about 29 inches on each side & is totally adjustable for your preferred length. The inner compartment is roomy & fully lined with that same, supple buckskin for comfort. Then the she has allowed for at least 7 inches of buckskin fringe with every strand of fringe decorated with silver cones & glass pony beads. When the fringes dances, it makes a pleasurable tingling sound almost like a rain stick. A lot of care & craftsmanship has gone into the making of each one of these bags. It would be really hard to find better quality! Choose leather colors available: white, beige, gold, light brown or whiskey & black. Only 6 remaining !!

These beautiful bags are hand sewn by an expert leather crafter from a Cherokee heritage, although not enrolled as an official tribal member. Therefore, a certificate of authenticity can not be offered with this item. But Joni is of Cherokee heritage & has many years of experience & is sought after from movie & television costume managers as well as casinos, museums & musical celebrities.

PHOENIX WAR BONNET

This is the NEW PHOENIX War Bonnet ! The PHOENIX is a symbol or re-birth or new life rising from the ashes of what once was. Certainly, I can think of no more fitting symbol than this to signify the re-birth of a people ! This beauty is designed with variegated feathers with vivid red & orange fluffs. Each feather is wrapped in bright red & tipped with those red & orange fluffs & horse hair. The beaded brow band is hand sewn to the felt skull cap which is completely covered in the back with a single decorated honor feather in the center of the crown. Two matching beaded rosettes are at either side with either rabbit fur or coyote tails for drops (depending on availability). This one will surely stick out from the rest or will be the focal point in any room. One size fits all. This bonnet created by Buffy Sam of the Navajo people. Breastplate choker & stand sold separately.

A certificate of authenticity is included.

SCULPTURED EAGLE HEAD TOMAHAWK

This is the SCULPTURED EAGLE HEAD TOMAHAWK. It is a very fine looking tomahawk wrapped in beatiful white buckskin with orange, black & white spiral seed beawd work & coyote fur.  The head is made of cast iron & sculptured by hand by popular Cherokee artist Wetfoot. On one side of the blade is the head of the eagle. On the other, a bow & arrows. The balance of the blade is the head of a buffalo, front & back. This tomahwawak is decorated with some white buckskin fringe, feathers & a generous portion of horse hair from about the head. Horse hair represents good luck for Native Americans so it was traditional to put it on nearly everything. This hawk measures 19 inches from head to tip of handle with another 5 inches of horse hair on the top & 9 more inches of fringe at the bottom. 

 A certificate of authenticity is included with this item.

 

 

 

BLUE/WHITE BONE BREASTPLATE

This gorgeous 40 row breastplate is made of white & blue dyed bone hair pipes & soft white buckskin leather. He uses nickel round metal beads(silver color) & gobs of fringe. He has finished it with a polished abalone disk centerpiece & blue hair pipe dangles with cowrie shells & two genuine ermine tails at either side. This is a full size, 40 row breastplate.