In Lakota culture, it is said that before you kill a buffalo you must perform the Buffalo Kill ceremony. You must offer prayers and talk to the animal's spirit. Then, and only then, will the buffalo surrender itself. Only then can you kill the buffalo.
Painted with acrylics on wooden cutout, added feathers, leather and beads. Large buffalo is approximately 21" x14", baby buffalo is 10" x 7" hanging from a black chain.