Flathead/Ya - tax - ta - coo - (---) a young warrior, said to be distinguished with the head flattened, though custom of flattening the head is confined, almost entirely, to the women

Flathead/Ya - tax - ta - coo - (---) a young warrior, said to be distinguished with the head flattened, though custom of flattening the head is confined, almost entirely, to the women

Artist: George Catlin (American ; 1796-1872)

Date: late 1840's to 1850's
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 x 10 1/2 in. (35.6 x 26.7 cm)
Classification: DRAWING
Credit Line: Gift of Leslie and Michael Engl '66
Object number: M.2003.26.4
Inscribed: no visible signature
Terms
  • costumes
  • portraits
  • portrait
  • costume
  • North American Indian
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