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Haida Man Tatooed[sic] Haida Woman Taooed[sic]
  • D.M. Horkmans
  • Haida Man Tatooed[sic] Haida Woman Taooed[sic], circa 1905
  • Where object was made: United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7958
Description

Glass lantern slide of a drawing that shows a standing man and woman, both facing toward the viewer. The woman is on the facing right and wears a skirt around her waist. She has formline design tattoos on both arms, both legs, and sternum. The male figure is wearing a short kilt and a headband. He has formline design tattoos on both legs and sternum.