Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo

Add Comment
add comment
Dakota buffalo robe
Description A Dakota buffalo robe, circa the late 19th century. The robe has hair on one side and a painted blue, red and yellow line border on the opposite side. It was acquired from the Spirit Lake Reservation near Devils Lake, North Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 72 inches length approximate
Nomenclature Robe
Hide (collagenous material)
Creation Used by Dakota Indians
Subjects Used by Dakota Indians
Used in Devil's Lake, Ramsey County, North Dakota, United States
Used in Spirit Lake Reservation, North Dakota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Robes
Dates Creation: Approximately 1875
Content: 1953 Date donated
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8977