• Format/Object name:


  • Date created:

    circa 1880

  • Artists/Makers:

    Jaw (Cehu'pa/Oki'cize Tawa [His Battle]), Hunkpapa Lakota (Hunkpapa Sioux)/Itazipacola Lakota (Sans Arc Sioux), b. 1850

  • Place:

    Standing Rock Reservation; Corson County; South Dakota; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Muslin, graphite, ink, crayon

  • Techniques:

    Drawn, colored

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected from the artist by ethnologist and ethnomusicologist Frances Densmore (1867-1957), probably between 1913 and 1917; acquired by MAI in 1917.

  • Dimensions:

    192.00 x 91.00 cm

  • Catalog number:



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