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Buffalo Robe

Object Number:NA3986
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Standing Rock Reservation
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Date Made: 1882
Early Date: 1911
Late Date: 1911
Materials:Buffalo Hide
Length: 274.32 cm
Width: 214.63 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from James H. McLaughlin, 1911


Painted. Sun symbol. Printed across the face of the robe: "Jas. H. McLoughlin."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition


[Chapter] Grant, Lynn A., and Gleeson, Molly, and Owczarek, Nina, and Petersen, W. C., and Wierzbowski, William S., and Owczarek, Nina. 2017. "A rare reference resource: five Lakota painted buffalo robes from Standing Rock Reservation". Engaging Conservation; Collaboration across Disciplines. London. Archetype Publications Ltd. pg. 219-230 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Figure 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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