Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo

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