MS 4885 Anonymous Plains Indian drawing, possibly Blackfoot, of scene of buffalo hunt in lower register, pronghorn antelope, grazing elk, and trees in upper register

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4885
Dates:
n.d
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
1 Drawing
graphite on cardboard
27 x 38 cm.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The drawing was found in the collection without information regarding origin. Provisionally identified as Blackfoot by comparison to Ms. 3267a, which has a very similar figure of an elk as well as similar numbering on the back..

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4885

Local Note
Local Note
The Number 1094 is written on the back of the mount in pencil.
Local Note
Found with unlisted Bureau of American Ethnology-AR illustrations, 7/1970.
Local Note
Filed: Original drawings (oversize).

Album Information
Album Information
MS 4885 001

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4885, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Blackfeet Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ledger drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Indian -- Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/