Buffalo pelt

Object Number: 
INV.418
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.
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