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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2964B Boston
December 1, 2016 10:00AMCalender

Photograph by D.F. Barry

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 01, 2016 10:00AM


Photograph by D.F. Barry, albumen cabinet card, c. 1880s, depicting Chief Goose, a Teton Sioux, he wears a loop necklace, fur-wrapped braids, and holds a pipe tamper, Barry's studio imprint and period ink inscription on the reverse.

Note: Chief Goose was chief scout during Custer's expedition into the Black Hills in 1874, during which gold was discovered.
Estimate $400-600

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