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

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about 1968

Incised stoneware

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

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

169.9.21354

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Inscription

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

Provenance

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

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