Snake and Big Belly.

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Title

Snake and Big Belly.

Description

Studio portrait of two Crow Indian men seated together. Snake is bare-chested and wears metal armbands, many necklaces, and a brimmed hat with a feather. Big Belly wears fabric shirt and pants, many necklaces, and a long belt. Printed on the photograph is 'D.F. Barry, West Superior, Wis.' Note: Another photograph in the MHS collection (954-758) is a portrait of a man identified as Big Belly, a Cheyenne Indian, that was also taken by D.F. Barry. However, it is not the same man.

Creator

Barry, D. F. (David Francis), 1854-1934

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center

Date

1890-1910

Identifier

Lot 035 B01F03.06

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white on board mount

Height (inches)

5 3/4 in.

Width (inches)

4 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center