Silver Finger Ring with an engraved Double Heart Design

Tlingit, Alaska, Northwest Coast

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Silver

Overall: 7/8 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. (2.25 x 2.25 x 1 cm)

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

166.56.24797

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Ring

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Provenance

[Possibly collected by Axel Rasmussen (about 1887-1945), possibly 1920-30's; Earl L. Stendahl (1887-1966), Los Angeles California]; Doris Meltzer (1908-1977), Meltzer Gallery, New York; given to present collection, 1966.

Old Number

#2430 [Rasmussen, Stendahl or Meltzer]

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