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