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In Ceremonial Costume (Group of Indian Dancers)
  • David Francis Barry
    1854–1934
    born: Honeoye Falls, New York, United States ; died: Superior, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
  • In Ceremonial Costume (Group of Indian Dancers), circa 1885
  • Where object was made: Standing Rock Agency, Dakota Territory (present-day Fort Yates, North Dakota), United States
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 20 x 25.5 cm including matboard
    Object Height/Width: 7 7/8 x 10 1/16 in including matboard
  • Gift of H. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7472
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Photograph of eight men standing in front of a timber wall. Three are wearing long-sleeved white shirts, one is covered in white body paint, one wears a white fur hat, all but one have bells on their knees, and all have at least one feather worn at the back of their heads.