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Culture/People
Non-Indian
Artist/Maker
Frank Micka (Frank Mischa), Non-Indian
Subject
Chief John Grass (Charging Bear/Mato-Wata-Kpe/Pah-zhe/Matowatakpe/Pehzi/Pe-ji/Used As A Shield), Sihasapa Lakota (Blackfoot Sioux), 1839-1918
Previous owner
Frank Micka (Frank Mischa), Non-Indian, ca. 1879-1950
Lender
Frank Micka (Frank Mischa), Non-Indian, ca. 1879-1950
Seller
Frank Micka (Frank Mischa), Non-Indian, ca. 1879-1950
Object Name
Life cast (No image available)
Media/Materials
Plaster
Techniques
Modeled, painted, glazed
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Lent to MAI by the artist in 1917; purchased by MAI from the artist in 1924.
Catalog Number
10/9693
Barcode
109693.000
See related items
Non-Indian
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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