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    O.S. (Orlando Scott) Goff Photograph of Grass Dance ca 1890s. Cabinet card photograph with unknown location appears to be on a South Dakota Indian reservation. This image has American flag in back ground. The Native American Indians depicted in this photograph are doing a Grass Dance ceremony. they are dancing mostly stripped in breach cloth and roach headdresses, displaying feathered bustles and otter skin capes. Most have brass sleigh bells tied around their calves or ankles. A few have body paint and most are dancing barefooted. Measures approximately 6.50" x 4.25".

    Condition: Very good-fine, has some foxing


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    13th Friday
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