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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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