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Buffalo skin robe

Buffalo skin robe
Title
Buffalo skin robe
Date 
ca. 1870
Medium 
Buffalo pelt
Dimensions 
Overall: 40 x 75 x 1 in. ( 101.6 x 190.5 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Buffalo pelt worn as a robe; remnants of felt backing stitched to one side.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Minnie A. Orton
Object Number 
1947.248
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this buffalo skin robe was used by the Dr. Myron Orton, the donor's father.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group