The Djao'Mor'Terra Collective (fayanora) wrote in little_details,
The Djao'Mor'Terra Collective
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What is this called?

Okay so when a First Nations person wears like, one or two feathers attached to a leather throng like a hair jewelry thing, what is that called?

Need to know because a character of mine is half Navajo and I want to have her wearing one in the books. I mean, if the Navajo even do that, that is.

Era: Modern day (story takes place in 2017)
Research I've tried: Google searching "Navajo feather jewelry," "two feathers navajo hair jewelry," "hair feathers Navajo," and "navajo jewelry names" which just came up with a bunch of images and shopping stuff but nothing useful to me. It's kind of hard to Google for something like this when you haven't the foggiest idea what it's called.
Tags: usa: folklore, ~jewelry, ~native americans
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