Skin Twister

Tlingit, Klukwan, Alaska, Northwest Coast

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collected early 20th century

Spruce wood

Overall: 40 5/8 in. (103.188 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Doris Meltzer



North America, United States

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Twister


Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view


Collected by Axel Rasmussen, in the 1920's and 1930's [until his death in 1945]; Earl Stendahl; to Doris Meltzer, Meltzer Gallery, New York; given to present collection, 1963.

Old Number

Rasmussen #2972

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