Life-cast bust of a "Cayuga Indian" from the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair
Caspar Mayer, American (born Germany), 1871 - 1931
Plaster cast made from a life mask
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the American Museum of Natural History
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Life cast taken at 1904 World's Fair, The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, Missouri, 1904; collection of The American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1904-1936; given to present collection, 1936.
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