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Dakota buffalo robe
Description Painted buffalo robe originally owned by Bishop Henry Whipple. Paintings depict human figures, horses, and buffalo figures shown in various activities. Colors include yellow, green, orange, brown and red.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 113 inches length
89 inches width
Nomenclature Hide (collagenous material)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Dakota, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Made in Dakota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Robes
Dates Discovery: Approximately 1860 - Not later than 1901
Collected by Bishop Whipple
Content: 1933 Date donated
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. J. W. Burt
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 7190.1