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collected 1899

Spruce root and dye

Overall: 7 3/16 × 7 3/4 in. (18.3 × 19.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dorothy Vaughan Haberman



Place Made: Yakutat, United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view


Collected by Fred W. Carlyon (1865-1956), in Yakutat, Alaska, about 1899; to his niece, Dorothy K. Vaughan Haberman (1903-1992), about 1956; given to present collection, 1959 [received through the Stefansson Collection, Dartmouth College.]

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