Argillite Pipe depicting a Human Face with Goatee on the Bowl; a Bear holding the Bowl, a Raven and a Frog Facing each Other and another Bear

Haida
First Nation
Northwest Coast

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about 1860

Argillite

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. James Foster Scott, in memory of her late husband, Victor J. Evans

157.9.13875

Geography

Place Made: Haida Gwaii, Canada, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Pipe

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

On view

Exhibition History

Arts Education Services, Peter Smith Studio, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

Unbroken: Native American Ceramics, Sculpture, and Design, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 22, 2022-April 30, 2023.

Publication History

[Northern, Tamara]. "Native American Art". Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, page 13 . (Published in conjunctionwith Gutman Gallery opening exhibition)

Provenance

Collected by Victor Justice Evans (1865-1931), Washington, D.C, date unknown; to his widow, (Mabel) Karen Gram Schaefer Evans Scott Allen (1891-1974), Meriden, New Hampshire, 1931; given to present collection, 1957.

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