25c Flathead Headdress stamp

United States Postal Service1990-08-17

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum
Washington, DC, United States

This Flathead headdress, circa 1905, is made from felt and large golden eagle tail feathers, with ermine skin spots and white cow tail hair tied to the end of each feather.

Scott Catalogue USA: 2504

Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.

Museum ID: 1993.2015.33.4


  • Title: 25c Flathead Headdress stamp
  • Creator: United States Postal Service
  • Date Created: 1990-08-17
  • Medium: paper; ink (multicolored) / lithographed; engraved

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