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Plains painted buffalo robe

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Description A painted buffalo robe made by Plains Indians, possibly Dakota, circa the 1880s. The hide is painted in a box and border design primarily using reds and white. Hair remains on the back of the hide.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 100 inches length approximate
16 inches width approximate (measured while wrapped in storage)
Nomenclature Hide (collagenous material)
Creation Made by Plains Indians
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Emery, Mr. O. E.
Made by Plains Indians
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Robes
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1889

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 7423
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