Statues - Hither & Thither

United States of America
Rapid City
South Dakota

Main Street / 6th Street
(NW corner)

Hunkayapi

Tying on the Eagle Plume

Dale Lamphere
2008

Rapid City /  Hunkayapi   Rapid City /  Hunkayapi

Description

Bronze sculpture depicting an older Lakota woman placing a sacred eagle plume onto a younger woman. The sculpture depicts the Lakota Sioux philosophy that all two-legged and four-leggeds are spiritually connected.

Signature

D Lamphere © 2007

Annotation

The statue replaces a controversial statue "He is, they are" by Glenna Goodacre showing a Native man with his hands tied behind.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 44°4'52" W 103°13'37"

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