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The sculpted bust depicts the likeness of Sauk Indian leader, Black Hawk. The piece features the proper right quarter profile of Black Hawk. He wears a necklace, earrings, and a roach headdress. The bust appears in a dark bronze hue that has a slight sheen.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
14 1/2 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
back of bust at base: McCLAREY
Black Hawk, Sauk chief, 1767-1838
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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