Elda "Bun" Muriel Smith (Mrs. Oliver Smith), Mohawk / Canadian, 1919 - 1976
Six Nations Kanyengeh Pottery
Mohawk (Haudenosaunee)
Haudenosaunee (Iroquois)
First Nation
Northeast Woodlands


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about 1968

Incised stoneware

Overall: 6 3/16 × 6 5/16 in. (15.7 × 16 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Professor Alfred Frank Whiting



Place Made: Six Nations of the Grand River, Hagersville, Grand River, Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view


Incised, on bottom: Made in Canada; SN (Six Nations) incised inside a flint and feather trademark; incised, above: EMS [Elda Muriel Smith]


Six Nations Reserve, Brantford, Ontario, Canada; sold to Professor Alfred Frank Whiting (1912-1978); given to present collection, 1969.

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