Native American (Southern Ute) Sub-chief Nanise sits in front of a tepee with a group of women and children at a fair in New Mexico. He wears a feather headdress, fur covered braids, a fringed buckskin shirt, hairpipe necklace, a George Washington Peace Medallion, leggings with beaded bands and silver studs, and beaded moccasins. He holds a staff covered in cloth with feathers. The women wear shawls over their dresses.
[between 1900 and 1910?]
Accession number: 90.156.619; History Colorado.; Title hand written on envelope: "So. Ute sub-chief Nanise, his squaws and children" Title supplied.; R7200304927
1 negative : glass ; 17 x 22 cm. (6 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.); 1 photoprint ; 22 x 17 cm. (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)