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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Mandan 38 Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, North Dakota 7
Descriptions
buffalo hide 28 wood 4438 leather 2024 buffalo horns 10 rawhide 1018
Names
mask 10
Date:
ca. 1860
Dimensions:
L: 19.25 in, width: 11 in, depth: 11.25 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Buffalo head mask - hide from buffalo head including horns with rawhide circular cut-outs for eyes and a rectangular one for the nose/mouth. Leather ties in back. Wooden slats for frame on inside.
Accession Number:
NA.203.359

Not currently on display

Virtual Exhibits


The Stories it Told
The Stories it Told - Curated by PBacon


Buffalo: Repurpose. Reuse. Recycle
Buffalo: Repurpose. Reuse. Recycle - Curated by Marguerite House



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