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Nat-tos-so-nis-ta Medicine-white-buffaloe Blood Indian Chief

Pencil sketch on paper. Portrait of a Native American man, head and shoulders view. His hair is worn very long and loose with 4 small wrapped bunches of hair. At the center of his face at the hair line is an upright projection which appears to be a feather with three beads or bells at its base. His clothing isn't detailed. By Gustav Sohon.


Creation Date: Oct. 15, 1855

Catalog ID: 1918.114.9.14

Object Types: sketch

Dimensions: Height 10.25 in . Width 6.875 in

Related Subjects: art Blood Indians Nat-tos-so-nis-ta Medicine White Buffalo Treaty of 1855 portrait