Alexander Phimister Proctor
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
9 7/8 x 6 3/8 x 22 3/16 in. (25.1 x 16.2 x 56.4 cm) (show scale)
Foundry mark stamped on back edge of base: "GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS 0450"
Incised along front of base: "79"
Inscribed on base along proper left side of tiger: "A. PHIMISTER PROCTOR"
Inscribed on base at proper right rear corner: " © / 1912"
Inscribed on proper left side of base: "PRINCETON TIGER"
Gift of George D. Pratt
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Alexander Phimister Proctor (American, 1862-1950). Princeton Tiger, 1908-1909. Bronze, 9 7/8 x 6 3/8 x 22 3/16 in. (25.1 x 16.2 x 56.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 14.589. Creative Commons-BY
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Statuette of a tiger seated on all fours with proper right paw extended forward and ears turned back; on a rectangular base.
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