Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY; Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church
The artist; [Gorham Co. Founders, 1920]; Walter Wilton Fulmer, New York, NY; Descent through Proctor family; Phimister Proctor Church, Hansville, WA; Proctor Foundation and Museum, Hansville, WA; by gift to present owner in 2015
Roman Bronze Works
ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-
A.P.PROCTOR, top of base; ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-, edge of base
Purchased around 1920 from Gorham Sales outlet in New York City.
Proctor Foundation and Museum loaned casting to Seattle Art Museum.
Average copper-to-zinc ratio of 55.50. Average copper-to-tin ratio of 28. Trace amounts of sulfur, silver, antimony, and bromine are present on all sample spots.