The name of the Native Indian in the picture of the Nakota (or Nakoda) Sioux Indian of the Assiniboine people is translated as 'Pigeon's Egg Head' who was a brave young warrior of the tribe. The picture of him raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:
The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification.
Description of the Picture
“plumed and tinted... [and] dressed in his native costume, which was classic and exceedingly beautiful.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)