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Chief Joseph, Hinmatóowyalahtq̓it  born March 3, 1840, died September 21, 1904, was a leader of the Wal-lam-wat-kain (Wallowa) band of Nez Perce, a tribe of the Northwest region, known for his opposition of forced relocation from the Wallowa Valley in Oregon. He retreated to Canada across the Rockies in a famed 1,400 mile, four-month tactical journey to join the Lakota tribe under the leadership of Chief Sitting Bull, defeating the US Army in several battles along the way.


Coffee/tea mug. White stoneware clay, Shino glaze on outside with photo image that was kiln fired to embed the decoration into the molten glaze. Will not discolor or fade. 10oz, 4.2.5”H x 3.25”W diameter, dishwasher and food safe.

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Chief Joseph

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