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Anonymous Kiowa drawing of three men with dogs hunting a buffalo bull, ca. 1875-1877

Anonymous Kiowa drawing of three men with dogs hunting a buffalo bull, ca. 1875-1877
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Date
1875
ca 1875-1877
Type
Ledger drawings
Physical Description
1 drawing : graphite, colored pencil, and crayon ; 21 x 29 cm
Local number
NAA INV 08680300
NAA MS 4656
Culture
Kiowa Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Summary
Drawing depicts a man who has roped a buffalo bull. Two men, one armed with a bow and the other with a knife, attack the buffalo. The men are accompanied by two dogs, one of which bites the buffalo.
Cite as
Manuscript 4656, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Data Source
National Anthropological Archives
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Book of anonymous Kiowa drawings ca. 1875-1877
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