Hair was twisted into
bracelets, ropes, horse halters.
It was also used to stuff
dolls, pillows, and medicine balls.
It was used in making hair
pieces, headdresses, moccasin lining, and ornaments.
The buffalo beard was also
used as ornament.
The tail with the hair
made a handy fly-brush. It made a good decoration, knife sheaths,
Medicine switch, or whip.