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    Sale 2505 | Lot 5
    Price Realized: $344With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2505 Lot 5

      (AMERICAN INDIANS.) Arnold & Barnard; photographers. Group of 3 larger-format views of Indians in Montana. Albumen photographs, each about 4 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches, on original plain mounts, with photographers' inked stamps on verso; minimal wear. Fort Assinniboine, MT, circa 1880s

      Estimate $500 - 750

      One depicts a group of 9 posing in traditional garb. Another shows a family posing outside a tipi; a very faint caption in the negative identifies them as Gros Ventres, a tribe at Belknap Reservation not far east of Fort Assinniboine. The last shows a large group of about 60 gathered in an open field, perhaps to collect rations. with--a photograph of a painting of an Indian scene, 4 1/2 x 8 inches, on original plain mount with inked stamp of W.H. Culver, Maiden, MT, circa 1885.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $344