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Accession Number: NA.702.33

Date : early-mid 20th Century

Gloss: Indian Man ~ White Warbonnet buffalo baby tipi bear wolf star hill coyote pipe

Dimensions: H: 18.125 in, width: 15.75 in

Credit Line: Gift of Charles Henning

Remarks: Communication and Media Exchange/Writing and Records. Pictograph: Braintanned buckskin cut in animal hide shape, with red and navy drawings, a central circle has an Indian and White man holding hands with a head and warbonnet, a buffalo and a baby in carrier looking on surrounded by 2 tipis placed horizontally, other figures include a white man, a star over hills, a bear, a wolf or coyote, a pipe and 2 Indians holding hands. Buckskin is stretched on a peeled and smoothed twig frame with pink embroidery floss, framed and crosspieces are tied with buckskin thongs with another thong hanging strap at center top.

Synopsis: pictograph- Blackfeet- Buckskin- twig- braintanned- Communication and Media Exchange/Writing and Records. Pictograph: Braintanned buckskin cut in animal hide shape, with red and navy drawings, a central circle has an Indian and White man holding hands with a head and warbonnet, a buffalo and a baby in carrier looking on surrounded by 2 tipis placed horizontally, other figures include a white man, a star over hills, a bear, a wolf or coyote, a pipe and 2 Indians holding hands. Buckskin is stretched on a peeled and smoothed twig frame with pink embroidery floss, framed and crosspieces are tied with buckskin thongs with another thong hanging strap at center top.

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