Buffalo pelt

Buffalo pelt
Title
Buffalo pelt
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Buffalo pelt
Dimensions 
Overall: 42 x 80 x 1 in. ( 106.7 x 203.2 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Buffalo pelt with remnant of felt backing stitched to one side.
Object Number 
INV.418
Gallery Label 
A similar buffalo skin in the N-YHS Collection (1947.248) is said to have been used as a robe. It may also have been the case with this skin.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group