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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
J.S. Collins, Cheyenne
Descriptions
double rigged 3 wood 4438
Names
saddle 94
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
seat: 11 in, overall height: 39 in, L: 26.25 in, width: 17 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. Stabler
Inscription:
Back of seat tooled with initials: T.R. and JS Collins shield
Remarks:
Saddle, A-frame, double rigged, Cheyenne-roll cantle, square skirts, 3/4 seat, wooden ox-bow stirrups, rear jockey saddle pockets; heavy floral tooling over all including fenders. Owned and used by Theodore Roosevelt on his Medora, ND ranch - see document file for provenance.
Accession Number:
1.69.2641

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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