Set of Silverware (Two Spoons and Two Forks)

Jim Jacobs (Yéilnaawú and Kíchxhaak), American / Tlingit, 1846 - 1941, Tlingit, Sitka, Alaska, Alaska, Northwest Coast

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1867-about 1897

Silver

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Warren Prosser Smith, Class of 1913

169.30.24702

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Inscription

Each item marked "Sitka"

Provenance

Collected by Caldwell W. Tuttle (1842-1919), Commissioner of Sitka, Alaska, 1897-1900; to his nephew Warren Prosser Smith, Dartmouth Class of 1913 (1890-1971) New York, New York; given to present collection, 1969. (donation arranged through the donor‘s daughter Joan Paris Smith Rath (1916-1979)

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