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Buffalo Robe

Object Number:NA10721
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Teton (uncertain)
Provenience: Dakotas (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buffalo Hide
Pigment
Quill
Credit Line:Purchased from Walter C. Wyman, 1925

Description

Pictographic robe showing battle scenes between indigenous groups.

Bibliography:

[Book] Hall, Henry U. 1926. A Buffalo Robe Biography.. The Museum Journal. Vol. XVII, No. 1 (March). pg. 5-35 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Preucel, Robert W., and Wierzbowski, William S., and Williams, Lucy F. 2005. Native American Voices on Identity, Art and Culture: Objects of Everlasting Esteem.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pages 148-149/Plate 58View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Maurer, Evan M. 1977. The Native American Heritage: A Survey of North American Indian Art.. Chicago, IL. The Art Institute of Chicago. pg. 351 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 39View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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