Something about Feathers
Feathers have a number of utilitarian, cultural and religious uses.
Feathers are both soft and excellent at trapping heat; thus, they are sometimes used in high-class bedding, especially pillows, blankets, and mattresses. They are also used as filling for winter clothing, such as quilted coats and sleeping bags.
Bird feathers have long been used for fletching arrows. Colorful feathers such as those belonging to pheasants have been used to decorate fishing lures. Feathers of large birds have been and are used to make quill pens.
Eagle feathers have great cultural and spiritual value to American Indians and First Nations peoples in Canada as religious objects. In the United States the religious use of eagle and hawk feathers are governed by the eagle feather law. In South America, brews made from the feathers of Condors are used in traditional medications and in India, feathers of the Indian Peacock have been used for snakebite and coughs.
Started from the 18th Centuries, market demand in North America and Europe for extravagant head-dresses as adornment for fashionable women continuous growing that lead to a booming international trade in plumes.
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