photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Object: BM William Blackmore Coll. Album 13
Photograph (black and white) from an album; studio shot of a Plains (Mandan Sioux?) buffalo mask, for use in a buffalo dance; North America.
- Production date
Height: 24.10 centimetres (image)
Height: 30.50 centimetres (mount)
Width: 19.30 centimetres (image)
Width: 23.60 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Related information: This image was found with a title page numbered A13/1, with an adhered printed list and handwritten notes, this document can be found in PicDoc 280. The printed part reads: "OTOES
No. 480. WOA-INGA, Pipe-Stem.
No 481. TRUE EAGLE.
NoS. 482 - 485 DA-NU-WA-INGA, Little Pipe.
No. 486. MON-TCHE-HON-TCHE, Big Bear.
No. 487 A-KI-KE-DA, The Herder
No. 488. PAR-HO-CHIN-NA, Little Iowa.
NoS. 489, 490. WOA-INGA , Pipe-Stem
No. 491. WOA-INGA and DA-NU-WA-INGA
NoS. 492 - 494. T SHO-KE-HO, Medicine Horse
No. 495. TSHE-OANG-EH-KI-HI, Buffalo Chief
No. 496. SHO-KE-HOE, TSHE-OANG-EH-KI-HI, and interpreter.
No. 497. SHO-KE-HOE, and interpreter.
No. 468. BLACK ELK,
Nos. 500, 501, GROUPS YOUNG BRAVES
Nos. 502, 503. Two CHIEFS."
The handwritten part states: "All apparently copied or taken by Shindler. Names of others are [?] 8/77"
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The 'Disposal book of the Salisbury South Wilts and Blackmore Museum No. 1 1928-1952' reports the disposal of a: "Photographs of North American Indians and miscellanea" given to the Department of Ceramics and Ethnography of the British Museum. It is dated 24th February 1932.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: A13/1388 (Old BM Blackmore collection number)