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Print  "circa 1885"

Studio portrait of Chief Washakie or Shoots-on-the-Run or The Rattle, seated, wearing cotton (?) pants or leggings and tunic, plain hide moccasins, scarf with large medallion around his neck, holding up the index finger of his right hand, and holding up a felt(?) hat in the other

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1875-1895

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

3.75 x 5.5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Great Basin, Lemhi Shoshone, Native Americans, North America, Northern Shoshone, Plateau, Plateau (no sub-culture area), Salish (Flathead), Shoshone

State:

Wyoming

Country:

USA

Collection History:

This print formerly in the collection of General Nelson A. Miles (1839-1925, U.S. Army); inherited by his children, Cecelia Miles Reber (Mrs. Samuel K. Reber, 1869-1952) and Major Sherman Miles (1882-1966); donated to MAI in 1925.

Source ID:

NMAI_318850

Catalog Number:

P06912

Album Name:

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