photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Object: BM William Blackmore Coll. Album 13
Photograph (black and white) from an album; studio portrait of Pretty Voice Eagle (Wambdihowaste), a Dakota Sioux man, seated; he wears an eagle feather headdress, fur bandolier decorated with mirrors around his neck and a cloth shirt decorated with beadwork strips and fringe; he holds a ceremonial staff decorated with eagle feathers; Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
- 1913 (ca)
Height: 16.70 centimetres (image)
Height: 25 centimetres (mount)
Width: 12 centimetres (image)
Width: 19.80 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
Acquisition: this image is not part of the Blackmore Collection, although housed with it, but actually part of the Canadian and British Government copyright deposit of photographs, 1895 - 1924.
This image was used in reproduction in the 2010 Warriors of the Plains exhibition to illustrate the use of harnesses in dance regalia in conjunction with object Am1903,-.94 and image Am,Paddlety,F.N.1742.
- Not on display
- Mount acidic.
- Acquisition notes
- Part of the Canadian and British Government copyright deposit of photographs, 1895 - 1924; not part of Blackmore.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: A13/1401 (Old BM Blackmore collection number)