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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Featherwork

Featherwork is the working of feathers into a work of art or cultural artifact. This was especially elaborate among the peoples of Oceania and the Americas, such  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican_feather_work

Mexican feather work, also called "plumería", was an important artistic and decorative technique in the pre-Hispanic and colonial periods in what is now Mexico.

deyoung.famsf.org/exhibitions/featherwork

Explore the distinctive art, culture, and history of Hawai'i with the first exhibition of Hawaiian featherwork on the U.S. mainland, developed in partnership with the ...

www.boundless.com/art-history/textbooks/boundless-art-history-textbook/the-americas-after-1300-ce-31/the-aztecs-191/featherwork-of-the-aztecs-696-4316

Learn more about featherwork of the aztecs in the Boundless open textbook. Featherwork, or the working of feathers into clothing and artifacts, was an especially ...

www.hawaiialive.org/topics.php?sub=Early+Hawaiian+Society&Subtopic=104

Kānaka Maoli have long created featherwork of amazing skill and artistry. These items were worn in battle and different state affairs to signify rank. The capes ...

www.lacma.org/art/exhibition/royal-hawaiian-featherwork-na-hulu-alii

May 23, 2016 ... For centuries on the Hawaiian Islands, vividly colored feathers gathered from native birds were valuable cultural resources, ornamenting ...

unframed.lacma.org/2016/06/30/hawaiian-featherwork-glossary

Jun 30, 2016 ... Royal Hawaiian Featherwork: Nā Hulu Ali'i showcases rare, exquisite feather- covered objects made for Hawaiian royals in the late 18th to late ...

www.nytimes.com/2015/08/21/arts/design/royal-hawaiian-featherwork-a-glimpse-at-island-splendors.html

Aug 20, 2015 ... A Hawaiian cape of feathers and fiber, made before 1861. A show of royal Hawaiian featherwork is coming to San Francisco. Credit Bernice ...

mayaincaaztec.com/mainazfe.html

Maya Inca Aztec Featherwork. Feathers were an important aspect of the Maya, Inca, and Aztec cultures. They were so valued that they were used as currency.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/featherwork

Define featherwork: a net or fabric completely covered with overlapping feathers usually having a design called also feather mosaic.