View 1 of Lot 86. [THE VILLAGE PEOPLE] | NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS WORN BY FELIPE ROSE.
View 1 of Lot 86. [THE VILLAGE PEOPLE] | NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS WORN BY FELIPE ROSE.
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[THE VILLAGE PEOPLE] | NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS WORN BY FELIPE ROSE

Estimate:

1,000 - 2,000 USD

[THE VILLAGE PEOPLE] | NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS WORN BY FELIPE ROSE

[THE VILLAGE PEOPLE] | NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS WORN BY FELIPE ROSE

Estimate:

1,000 - 2,000 USD

Lot sold:

2,250

USD

[THE VILLAGE PEOPLE]

NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS WORN BY FELIPE ROSE


Leather cap with beadwork along brim, felt-reinforced feathers. Inscribed on the inside of the brim: "To David | Best Wishes | xxx Felipe Rose | Village People | '86". Accompanied by two photographic prints of the Village People by David Spindel, (each 16 x 20 inches), signed lower right. 

Felipe Rose (founding member of the Village People) 

Gifted to David Spindel 

A relic from the the famous disco band, comprised of paragons of masculinity rooted in the 1970s Greenwich Village scene, including a cowboy, a police officer and a leatherman.