The Proctor Foundation and Museum, Hansville, Washington, with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church, Hansville, Washington
Dimensions (Length x Height x Width)
12 3/4 x 14 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
The artist; Earl Eppler, Portland, OR; By descent in family; Sandy Church, Hansville, WA, 2007; present owner by gift
Gorham Co. Founders
GORHAMCO FOUNDERS / QRD
A.PHIMISTER PROCTOR / COPYRIGHT 1895, top rear of base; GORHAMCO FOUNDERS / QRD, back edge of base
Very early cast with clean screws connecting joints like the one owned by the BBCW. Gorham started casting Proctor bronzes in 1913 and this underneath of the base shows a very early bronze casting.--PPC
Average copper-to-zinc ratio of 356.16. Average copper-to-tin ratio of 47. Trace amounts of barium, potassium, and silver are present on all sample spots.