Shield Cover

Date:
ca. 1880
Creator:
Sioux, Northern Plains
Description (physical):

Shield cover. Hide ~ Animal | Tradecloth | hair ~ human | paint | feathers ~ bald eagle | Beads ~ seed | Sinew. DIAM: 15.75 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
NA.108.12
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center
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Moccasins

Date:
ca. 1890
Creator:
Sioux, South Dakota

Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Leather upper beaded (lazy stitch) with triangle pattern in pink, blue and yellow on green ground; strip of red cloth around ankle; rawhide soles.

Description (physical):

Moccasins. Leather | Beads ~ seed ~ pink ~ blue ~ yellow ~ green | cloth ~ Red | soles ~ rawhide | lazy stitch. L: 7 Inches, W: 2.75 Inches, H: 4.5 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
na.202.782
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Leggings

Creator:
Sioux, Northern Plains

Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Tanned buckskin, beaded panel on lower half in lazy stitch tipi design. Bead extension on outside edge of panel. Single row of metal discs on outside edge, along with bead border and fringe.

Description (physical):

Leggings. Hide ~ deer ~ tanned | bead ~ seed | lazy stitch | discs ~ metal | fringe. L: 16.25 Inches, W: 7 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
NA.202.221.view2
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Tipi

Creator:
Sioux, MFG. by Blackfoot Canvas Co., Blackfoot, Ida., painted by Gerald Red Elk, Poplar, MT.

Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Canvas; painted with pipes, stars, sun and moon in blue, yellow, red, and brown; blue dots at top; red and blue stripes around middle and base;

Description (physical):

Tipi. Canvas | painted ~ blue ~ yellow ~ Red ~ brown.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
NA.302.88
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Tipi Ornament

Date:
1885
Creator:
Sioux, South Dakota

Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Tipi ornament, three part rawhide strips with wool backing, wrapped with red, purple and yellow porcupine quills. Strips spaced with green seed beads, ends have deer dew claws and red horse hair.

Description (physical):

Tipi ornament. Rawhide strips | Wool | quills ~ porcupine ~ Red ~ purple ~ yellow | hair ~ horse ~ Red | cones ~ tin. L: 11 Inches, W: .75 Inches.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming, 82414
Identifier:
NA.302.8.3
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center