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Catalog Number X1987.03.01
Title HONEY HUNTERS
Object Name Sculpture
Artist Russell, Charles M. (1864-1926)
Dimensions H-12.25 W-6.5 D-4 inches
Medium Bronze
Model Date The original wax sculpture was modeled by Charles M. Russell in 1920.
Foundry This bronze was cast by Avnet-Shaw Foundry around 1972.
Date 1973
Notes The original model of Honey Hunters portrays a mother bear and her cubs climbing a tree. The bears are modeled in dark-brown wax, and the tree is made of a smooth, weathered pine limb. The mother bear is perched near the top of the tree, listening for danger, while the two cubs frolic below her.
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Grizzly
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