Vintage 1950's Pontiac die-cast metal with Lucite plastic Indian Head Chieftain Hood Ornament, the ornament shows age with pitting in the chrome and some crazing in the plastic, the piece measures 17'' long. Its ever-evolving hood ornaments of the '50s played up the marketing surrounding its OHV Rocket V-8 powerplant. With rocket fins and swept wings like early '50s fighter jets, these sculptures made a bold statement. The above emblems are from 1952, 1953, 1955, and 1956, in that order. Plymouth Mayflower Brandan Gillogly Brandan Gillogly. 1950's PONTIAC CHIEFTAIN HOOD ORNAMENT INDIAN HEAD CHROME Man Cave Hot Rod Decor. Pre-Owned. C $147.73. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. or Best Offer +C $34.21 shipping. ORIGINAL 1950 PONTIAC Chieftain Hood Ornament - $500.00. FOR SALE! original 1950 Pontiac Chieftain Hood Ornament- In good condition for being over 133843193441. 1950 50 Pontiac 1950 50 Pontiac Hood Ornament Lighted Indian Chieftain Deluxe Catalina Hardtop All 4 Studs Are Fine Not Bent Or Broken.