quillwork [kwil-wurk] Examples noun
- a type of decoration using softened and usually dyed porcupine or bird quills.
- an American Indian handicraft or utility item decorated in this manner.
Examples from the Web for quillwork Historical Examples of quillwork
This must have been a beautiful example of the buffalo-skin tipi, new and white, decorated with quillwork and tufts of hair.
David Ives Bushnell