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Drawing; Native North American warrior on red coloured horse with black bridle and rein, the horse's tail is tied with a red cloth in the middle, a red colour horse is next to him. The man has red painted face, braids wrapped in red cloth; wearing a blue warrior shirt with beaded strips and ermin tail fringes, black leggings with a red stripe down the side and red loin-cloth at his waist. A hooked coup lance and four feathers is above his head.
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Height: 14.10 centimetres
Width: 22.40 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 page 8 of a commercial illustrated catalogue advertising ‘California Curved Picks'
- 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-Drg23-Bla