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Female Elk

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Artist Unknown (Taos Pueblo)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Female Elk, Artist Unknown (Taos Pueblo)
Female Elk: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture | Adobe, whitewash, animal hide
Size: 3 1/4 x 6 x 2 3/4in. (8.3 x 15.2 x 7cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Southwest region
Culture: Taos Pueblo, North America, United States, Southwest region
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Sticker 'F155', in black, on sticker on bottom
Physical Description: resting female elk with hide ears; whitewash splashes on backside and chest
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John Cowles Family Fund
Accession Number: 2002.253.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009