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Catalog Number X1965.02.01
Title ME HAPPY
Object Name Model
Artist Russell, Charles M. (1864-1926)
Dimensions H-15.875 W-5 D-4.5 inches
Medium Plaster/Paint/Cloth/Paper
Notes The body of 'Me Happy' is a painted plaster model of a smiling Indian man. He has three braids made out of black string: one on the side of each ear and one down the back. He wears an earring fashioned out of a small piece of flat metal and a robe made of black cloth with painted decorations that simulate beadwork. His moccasins are painted brown and are incised with geometric and linear decorations.
Search Terms American Indian
Native American
Sculpture
Art