Will "The Wiley" Flying Buffalo
  Brantley Cowan
  The Benham Companies, Inc.

Artist's Description

Featuring buffaloes in flight -- that's right, this flying bison symbolizes OKC/Oklahoma's great history of aviators such as the famous Will Rogers and Wiley Post. This pilot's buff is equipped with wings, a tail code, leather vintage flying helmet and aviator goggles. "Big Will" is ready for take off in the Oklahoma skies!
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Spirit of the Buffalo originated as a public art project combining art, commerce and civic pride in Oklahoma featuring Oklahoma artists. Initial proceeds benefited the Nature Conservancy's work in Oklahoma. The website project continues through private funds.