Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    CARTE DE VISITE OF IRON SCARE, BLACKFEET SIOUX CHIEF. Photographer unknown. Mah-Zah-Wah-Nah-Pa-Ah, also known as Iron Scare, poses for this impressive CDV wearing a full buffalo robe and holding a quilled and beaded bag and pipe. On his head, he wears a varnished leather cap with four feathers arrayed on the back. He stands before a cloth backdrop of a mountain scene and stares defiantly into the camera's lens. Image measures 2.25" x 3.5" and is affixed to a black mount measuring 2.5" x 4". Minor rubbing to lower and right edge of mount, otherwise in excellent condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,104

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold on Nov 10, 2007 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 October 9 Americana & Political Signature Auction Featuring the Michael Ward Collection - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search