Powder Horn

Tlingit, Alaska, Northwest Coast


Cow horn, wood, string

Overall: 11 13/16 × 2 3/16 × 2 3/16 in. (30 × 5.5 × 5.5 cm)

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



North America, United States

Object Name

Armament: Accessory


Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Exhibition History

Montshire: Educational Program, Montshire Museum of Science, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 4-December 5, 1988.


[Possibly collected by Axel Rasmussen (about 1887-1945), possibly 1920-30‘s; Earl L. Stendahl (1887-1966), Los Angeles California]; Doris Meltzer (1980-1977), Meltzer Gallery, New York; given to present collection, 1966.

Old Number

#3430 [Rasmussen, Stendahl or Meltzer]

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