Feathers mean a lot to Native American Tribes. A feather isn’t just something that falls out of a bird, it means much more. The feather symbolizes trust, honor, strength, wisdom, power, freedom and many more things.
Native American, Plains (Central). Headdress, 20th century. Eagle feathers, hide, beads, wool felt hat, cotton thread Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of W.S. Morton Mead, 32.2099.32586. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.32.2099.32586_view1.jpg)