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Rare Carte de Visite of an Osage Brave

Auction:
2506
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Rare Carte de Visite of an Osage Brave, by Clark and Bergeran, Fort Smith, Arkansas, "Going Snake, son of Snake Puppy (?)," he appears to be wearing a peace medal, and holding a Missouri war axe.

Provenance: Estate of Ed McAndrews.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Going Snake, Snake Puppy, Arkansas, Missouri, Fort Smith, Osage Nation, United States

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