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A Mandan Robe (Facsimile)

Title:
A Mandan Robe (Facsimile)
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Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper center in black ink over graphite: "Pl. 204. / A Mandan Robe. (fac-simile)"
Not promoted
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Date: 
1866-68
Medium: 
Graphite and black ink on prepared card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 3/8 x 24 1/8 in. ( 46.7 x 61.3 cm )
Classification: 
Description: 
Ethnography. Studies of Native Americans: Catlin's reproduction of the markings on a Mandan warrior's buffalo skin robe; a scene of a single battle involving mostly mounted warriors using spears, bows, and tomahawks as well as rifles or muskets
Date End: 
1 868
Credit Line: 
Purchased by the Society
Object Number: 
1872.23.204
Provenance: 
The artist's collection; Francis Putnam Catlin, the artist's brother, serving as agent to George Henry Moore, acting on behalf of N-YHS
Date Begin: 
1866
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group