Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY. Gift of A. Phimister Proctor Museum with special thanks to Sandy and Sally Church
Dimensions (Length x Height x Width)
30 1/2 x 38 5/8 x 10 1/2 in.
The artist; [?]; William E. Weiss, New York, NY; William D. Weiss, Jackson, WY; A. Phimister Proctor Museum, Poulsbo, WA; present owner by gift, 2008
Gorham Co. Founders
GORHAM Co. FOUNDERS G she wolf C (enclosed in boxes) / QRM
APHIMISTER PROCTOR, top of base; 1898 / GOLD MEDAL / PARIS EXPOSITION/ 1900, top left of base;
Right top of base: COPY RT 1899, left of base; Paris, rear edge of base
A PHIMISTER PROCTOR 1898
The spear on the sculpture is a reproduction.
Average copper-to-zinc ratio of 20.25. Average copper-to-tin ratio of 57. Base appears to have been cast separately from the body of the sculpture. Trace amounts of calcium, nickel, and barium are present on all sample spots.