Bentwood Storage Box

Tlingit, Wrangell, Alaska, Northwest Coast

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19th century

Kerfed cedar, paint, nails

Overall: 24 11/16 x 18 1/4 x 17 7/16 in. (62.7 x 46.3 x 44.3 cm)

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

165.17.15611

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Box

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Art of the Northwest Coast, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 25/Native American Studies 49, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-May 18, 2003.

Provenance

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, 1965.

Old Number

Rasmussen #48.2.515

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