Argillite Carving of Two Facing Seating Anglo-European Men Pulling a Cylinder

Haida, Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia, Canada, Northwest Coast

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about 1850

Argillite

Overall: 2 13/16 x 7/8 x 3 3/4 in. (7.2 x 2.3 x 9.5 cm)

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

157.9.13876

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

19th century

Object Name

Carving

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Course History

ARTH 16, ANTH 50, Australian Aborigional Art, Howard Morphy, Fall 2012

Exhibition History

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.

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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