Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The glass lantern slide is showing two women, idenitifed as First Nations, kneeling in the foreground with an infant in a cradlebaord in between them. Each woman is holding a crate or box containing a chicken on the facing left and an owl on the facing right. The woman on the facing left is also holding a rabbit in her hand. In the facing left background are two women wearing white headscarves. In the facing right background is a black and white dog.