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Joseph Hin-Mah-Too-Yah-Lat-Kekht, Chief of the Nez Percé Indians

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
DATES 1889
DIMENSIONS 17 9/16 x 17 11/16 x 2 1/8 in. (44.6 x 44.9 x 5.4 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Stamped on verso, bottom center: ' JNO. WILLIAMS / NEW YORK. '
SIGNATURE Inscribed along bottom edge in center, in script: ' "Olin L. Warner / Sculptor" / Portland Oregon / November 1889. '
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed sideways on left side, in raised capitals: ' "JOSEPH" / HIN-MAH-TOÓ-YAH-LAT-KEKHT ' and on right side: ' CHIEF OF THE / "NEZ PERCÉ" INDIANS '
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 18.189
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. C.V. Sanborn
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Olin Levi Warner (American, 1844-1896). Joseph Hin-Mah-Too-Yah-Lat-Kekht, Chief of the Nez Percé Indians, 1889. Bronze, 17 9/16 x 17 11/16 x 2 1/8 in. (44.6 x 44.9 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. C.V. Sanborn, 18.189. Creative Commons-BY
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Large round medallion with low relief profile of the subject, facing left.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (77%)
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