Moccasins

Date:
1937
Creator:
Gros Ventre, Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana

Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Leather with hard soles. Partially beaded with strip on toe with blue geometric design on turquoise ground. Beaded strip around bottom, triangular designs in orange, white, red, blue, and pink on turquoise ground.

Description (physical):

Moccasins. Leather | Beads ~ seed ~ blue ~ turquoise ~ orange ~ White ~ Red ~ pink. L: 10.625 Inches, W: 3.75 Inches, H: 3 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
NA.202.645
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Stamp Tool

Creator:
Craftool Co.

Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end is shaped like a sharp pointed wedge with a smooth, flat, shiny surface. Inscription around end.

Description (physical):

Stamp tool. Metal. L: 4.375 Inches, DIAM: .25 Inches. Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./902

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.4007
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Specimen, Mount

Date:
ca. 1950
Description (physical):

Specimen, mount. Great horned owl. H: 17.5 Inches, W: 14.25 Inches, D: 13 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.5357
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Belt

Creator:
Unknown

Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Belt - black commercial leather belt wrapped with braided horse hair; diamond pattern woven into horse hair in purple, orange, black, blue, red and green on white ground.

Description (physical):

Belt. Leather ~ commercial ~ leather | hair ~ horse ~ braided. L: 38.75 Inches, W: .875 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
na.203.743
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Dish

Creator:
Meriden Company

Silver metal bowl, top half has 3-dimensional panelled floral design, bottom half is plain. Small flaired base at bottom. Stamped inscription on underside.

Description (physical):

Dish. Metal ~ stamped. H: 4.625 Inches, DIAM: 8.5 Inches. Stamped on underside in circile: MERIDEN/ (scales)/13 COMPANY [in circle:] QUADRUPLE/ PLATE/ 34

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.5161
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Blanket Strip

Date:
1890
Creator:
Southern Plains Kiowa

Dress and Adornment, Personal and Ritual Regaila. Blanket strip - beaded leather on red cotton background. Blue beads throughout with black leaf design.

Description (physical):

Blanket strip. Leather ~ Beads | cotton ~ Red | Beads ~ blue. L: 51.25 Inches, W: 3.25 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
na.203.246
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Stamp Tool

Creator:
Craftool Co.

Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end is a pear shape with line pattern. Inscription around end.

Description (physical):

Stamp tool. Metal. L: 4.25 Inches, DIAM: .375 Inches. Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./215

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.4278
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Stirrups

Date:
ca. 1885
Creator:
Gros Ventre, Ft. Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana

Transportation: Land Transportation. Wooden stirrups covered with rawhide, sewn with sinew.

Description (physical):

Stirrups. Wood | rawhide | Sinew. L: 6.375 Inches, W: 3.5 Inches, H: 4.875 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
NA.403.96
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Moccasins

Date:
1905
Creator:
Cheyenne, Montana

Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled. Beaded cross on foot in white, blue, black and brown. Beaded strip around bottom in brown, black and green on white ground.

Description (physical):

Moccasins. Deerskin | Beads ~ seed ~ White ~ blue ~ black ~ brown ~ green. L: 9.5 Inches, W: 3.5 Inches, H: 3 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
na.202.760
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Coin

Date:
1893
Creator:
U.S.A.

One cent coin, profile of Indian with feather headdress on front. Back of coin has shield over floral wreath with arrows at bottom. Striated outer border on both sides. Edge is smooth.

Description (physical):

Coin. Copper. DIAM: .75 Inches. Front: UNITED STATES/OF AMERICA/1893 [On Back:] ONE/CENT

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
1.69.2729.44
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center