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Drawing; Lance, a Native North American warrior on blue and brown coloured horse, with a brown saddle blanket. He counts coup with a bow-lance having six feathers on a White man who is on the ground, the man has short hair and is wearing a brown long coat, blue trousers and boots. Lance has long hair with a single feather hanging from his head; he is wearing a loin cloth. Identified by composite name glyph
- Production date
Height: 17.50 centimetres
Width: 21 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- There are forty-two Ledger Drawings in the Tall Bear series; drawings 1-16 were drawn by Tall Bear; drawings 17-42 were probably drawn by a Lakota artist, Pretty or Good Bear (Mah-tow-wash-ta); transferred to the British Museum by the William Blackmore Museum, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK. 1931.
Landscape; drawn on used line white paper with text at the bottom, not relating to the drawing.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from Blackmore Museum, Salisbury, Wiltshire. 1931
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Am2006-Drg13-Bla