Ring

Creator:
Begay, Nelson, Navajo

Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Band-style ring with trapezoidal stone inlays around band. Stones include turquoise, coral, possibly mother-of-pearl and unidentified black and brown stones. Lines of other stones interspersed between other stones.

Description (physical):

Ring. Silver | turquoise | coral | stone. DIAM: .875 Inches, H: .255 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
na.203.958
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Firearm

Date:
ca. 1890
Creator:
Unknown, (probably Germany)

Restrictions: At least 12 or more of the guns will be displayed with the accompanying statement that these are "part of The Maino Collection" and the remaining number of guns of the collection are in storage and available for sighting by those interested. The donor shall be identified as the Stans African Hall of the Museum of York County. Read more »

Description (physical):

Serial Number: 40163. Firearm. Steel | wood. Bottom, barrel: 40163

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1989.6.74v2
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Quirt

Date:
ca. 1865
Creator:
Northern Plains

Transportation: Land Transportation. Carved elk antler in geometric design, two carved bands at top with four others further down handle. Buckskin thong attachment at top, plain commercially tanned leather whip end attached to handle with stick.

Description (physical):

Quirt. Antler ~ elk | wood | leather ~ commercial | hide ~ deer. overall length: 37 in.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
NA.403.14
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Rubstick

Double-handled, single wood piece - wooden tool. Ends are shaped like wedges with flat ends & side surfaces. Handle is wider in middle than at either end where they groove inward. Used for burnishing edges of leather.

Description (physical):

Rubstick. Wood. L: 9 Inches, W: 2.75 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.2833
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Creaser

Creator:
H.F. OSBORNE

Hard-wood rounded, handle; brass ferrule and metal end, curved tip. Tip is split in the middle - creating two ridges. Inscription on metal tip. Stamped or embossed figures on wood handle. See Osborne catalog #55, pg. 27.

Description (physical):

Creaser. Wood | brass | metal. L: 5.5 Inches, D: 1 Inches. On metal tip, L H.F. OSBORNE/ TRADE (figure)/ 2 (stamped or embossed igures [on wood handle]): "N/ (3 parallel horizontal lines intersected by a vertical line

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1.69.2872
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Mounted Cowboy In Chaps With Bay Horse

Date:
ca.1908
Creator:
Remington, Frederic
Description (physical):

Painting. Oil on board. H: 30.25 in, width: 18.125 in, Frame height: 37.625 in, Frame width: 25.625 in.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
65.67
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Bag or Oblong Punch

Creator:
C.S. Osborne and Co.

Bag or oblong punch. Used for leather and harness straps. Solid metal punch with square sided handle and hollow, square shaped pocket with oblong shape punch on opposite end. Inscription on flat square end. See Osborne catalog #55, pg 22.

Description (physical):

Bag or oblong punch. Metal. L: 4.625 Inches, W: 1.25 Inches, H: 0.5 Inches. On flat square end: AM/C.S. OSBORNE "and" CO/7/8

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1.69.3340
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Collar

Creator:
Cluett, Peabody & Co., Inc.

White collar mady be Arrow, neck size 14 3/4.

Description (physical):

Collar. Printed inside: Cluett, Peabody & Co., Inc.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.504B
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Breastplate

Date:
ca. 1890
Creator:
Sioux, Northern Plains

Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment. Breastplate - two sections of wrapped quillwork with single row of silver tacks down center. Tin cone and red feather puff danglers along each side. Buckskin neck thong.

Description (physical):

Breastplate. Quills ~ porcupine | puffs ~ feather ~ Red | cone ~ tin | tacks ~ silver. L: 16.75 Inches, W: 9.75 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
na.203.130
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Cowboys Roping a Steer on the Plains

Date:
1903
Creator:
Unknown

This painting is a Charles M. Russell fake. The signature is faked. (per SEB 5.19.2000)

Description (physical):

Painting. Oil on canvas. H: 20.75 Inches, W: 26.625 Inches. LLC: CM Russell/(skull) 1903 (fake)

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
22.74
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center