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    Cheyenne Indian MA-KI-NA-KO
    1912 Sawyer Bronze Galvano

    1912 Bronze Galvano, Edward Warren Sawyer, MA-KI-NA-KO, Cheyenne Tribe, Lame Deer, Montana, Medallic Art Company. Uniface. 125 mm. Attractive reddish chocolate-brown surfaces show insignificant corrosion points. Two large medallions and five small size examples are known, and only one other is known in a private collection. Ma-Ki-Na-Ko was also known as Big Bear or Old Bear. He was apparently involved in the massacre of the Seventh Cavalry but no further information has been located.
    From Sawyer's Native American Portrait Galvanos.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    14th-17th Thursday-Sunday
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