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Elizabeth Conrad Hickox, American / Karuk / Wiyot, 1875 - 1947, Louise Hickox, American (Karuk (Karok)), 1896 - 1967, possibly Louise Hickox or Elizabeth Conrad Hickox, Wiyot, Karuk (Karok), Northwestern California, California culture

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about 1925

Wild grape root (Vitis californica Bethn.), myrtle sticks, hazel (Corylus sp.), maidenhair fern (Adiantum sp.), yellow-dyed porcupine quills, staghorn lichen (Letharia vulpina)

Overall: 7 11/16 x 5 7/8 in. (19.5 x 15 cm)

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

157.9.13894

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: California Culture

Not on view

Course History

WRIT 5, On Poor Taste, William Boyer, Winter 2015

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.

Publication History

George P. Horse Capture, Sr., Joe D. Horse Capture, Joseph M. Sanchez, et al., Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2011, ill. on p. 96 and p. 146, no. 42.

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.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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