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Catalog Number X1961.16.03
Title UNTITLED (Battle Scene)
Object Name Pictograph
Artist White Bear (ca. 1867-1886)
Dimensions H-16.5 W-28.75 inches
Medium Graphite/Pencil/Paper
Date 1885
Notes Color pictograph depicting battle involving "Brown Bear", "High Wolf", "Crow Necklace", "Small Shield (chief)". "Twins (chief)", "Sack-to-gather", "Big Crow". Appears to be a group of Cheyenne warriors attacking a Crow Village. Cheyenne figures mounted on horseback. Village with tipis. Drawn with graphite pencil and colored in. Bottom portion of drawing has torn away.
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Historical