The Three Cherokees came over from the head of the River Savanna to London, 1762
Bickham, George II; publisher; British artist, 1706-1771
given; 1951; Clarke, Louis Colville Gray
inscription; plate lower centre; printed; 1: Their Interpreter that was Poisoned. 2: Outacite or Man-killer; who Sets up the War Whoop, as, (Woach Woach ha ha hoch Waoch) with his Wampum. 3: Austenaco or King, a great Warrior who has his Calumet or Pipe, by taking a Whiff of which, is their most sacred emblem of peace. 4: Uschesees y Great Hunter, or Scalpper, as the Character of a Warrior depends on the Number of Scalps, he has them without Number. Sold in Mays Buildings, Covent Garden, according to Act, by G. Bickham.
Object Number: P.205-1951
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
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