Engraved woodblock of three individuals, two on horses and one standing


This engraved woodblock of three American Indians, two on horseback and one standing, was engraved by F. S. King and printed by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. for the Bureau of American Ethnology in about 1880.

Date Made: ca 1880

Publisher: Bureau of American EthnologyPrinter: Government Printing OfficeBlock Maker: V. W. & Co.Graphic Artist: King, Francis Scott

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia, WashingtonAssociated Place: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: Native Americans


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1980.0219.1242Catalog Number: 1980.0219.1242Accession Number: 1980.0219

Object Name: blockObject Type: Wood Engraving

Physical Description: wood (overall material)engraving (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 9.8 cm x 9 cm x 2.3 cm; 3 7/8 in x 3 9/16 in x 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-af69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_750233

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