• Format/Object name:

    Winchester Model 1873 .38 caliber carbine

  • Date created:


  • Artists/Makers:

    Winchester Repeating Arms Company, New Haven, Connecticut, 1886-1963

  • Place:

    Standing Rock Reservation; Corson County; South Dakota; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, metal, brass tacks/bosses, metal tacks/bosses

  • Techniques:

    Commercially produced/manufactured, studded

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly owned by Kicking Bear (Mato Wanahtaka, Lakota, 1853-1904); surrendered to General Nelson A. Miles (1839-1925, U.S. Army) in 1891; acquired at an unknown date by Irving Browning (1895-1961, a New York photographer and filmmaker); inherited by his widow, Hester V. Browning (1900-1996); purchased by MAI from Mrs. Browning in 1964.

  • Dimensions:

    109 x 11 cm

  • Catalog number:



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