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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
Jay Wolfe, Inc., Manufacturing Furriers, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Descriptions
celluloid 8 cotton sateen canvas 234 buffalo hide 28
Names
coat 20
Subjects
Leaf 76
Date:
ca. 1930
Dimensions:
L: 40 in, chest circumference: 54 in
Inscription:
Printing on lavel: JAY WOLFE, INC./MANUFACTURING FURRIERS/MONTREAL, QUE.
Remarks:
Buffalo coat. Hip length, medium brown haired with shawl collar cut from the darker, straighter haired portion of the hide, center back vent. Front has 4 large (1 5/8") brown celluloid buttons with leaf and bark patterns down each side with brown leather connecting fasteners attached near right front edge by black rivets. Slash pockets in each side of front have a narrow lining of dark hair then white canvas pockets. Lining is of black cotton sateen throughout, single breast pocket in left front has a wide band of light brown buffalo at top. Woven cloth label sewn in center back, black background with white border and lettering.
Accession Number:
1.69.2699

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