carte-de-visite(black and white)
- Museum number
- Object: William Blackmore Coll. Album 9
Photograph, studio portrait of a Native North American woman sitting on a chair, she is wearing necklaces, dress with striped motif, blanket and moccasins.
Albumen print; Carte-de-visite
- Production date
- 1867 (circa)
Height: 10.10 centimetres
Width: 6.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
The same woman appears with another woman in photo AM/A9/84.
Production date: this photogarph by Brown, or possibly by Wolfenstein, taken in New Mexico, dates from this period, as related ot similar images from Brown and Wolfenstein, a copy of which is also in the collectin of the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of the American Indian (#9045).
- Not on display
- slightly faded, but good
- 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