[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.