Engraved woodblock of a man walking beneath a bare tree

This engraved woodblock of a man walking beneath a bare tree was prepared in about 1880 by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. for the Bureau of American Ethnology.
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Object Name
Object Type
Wood Engraving
date made
ca 1880
Bureau of American Ethnology
Government Printing Office
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
engraving (overall production method/technique)
overall: 8 cm x 5.6 cm x 2.3 cm; 3 1/8 in x 2 3/16 in x 7/8 in
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Science & Mathematics
Wood Blocks for early Bureau of American Ethnology Publications, Graphic Arts Collection
Wood Engravings, Graphic Arts Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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