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

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

Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
block
Object Type
Wood Engraving
date made
ca 1880
publisher
Bureau of American Ethnology
printer
Government Printing Office
block maker
V. W. & Co.
graphic artist
King, Francis Scott
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated Place
United States: New York, New York City
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
ID Number
1980.0219.1242
catalog number
1980.0219.1242
accession number
1980.0219
subject
Native Americans
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
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Wood Blocks for early Bureau of American Ethnology Publications, Graphic Arts Collection
Wood Engravings, Graphic Arts Collection
Communications
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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