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Anonymous Kiowa drawing of women and men standing beneath shades, ca. 1875-1877

Date
1875
ca 1875-1877
Type
Ledger drawings
Physical Description
1 drawing (2 leaves) : graphite, colored pencil, and crayon ; 21 x 29 cm
Local number
NAA INV 08680500
NAA INV 08680600
NAA MS 4656
OPPS NEG 55090
Culture
Kiowa Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Summary
Drawing depicts seven men wrapped in blankets, nine women and a lance. Blankets hung over ropes suspended between two poles may represent a shade.
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