Oval Stone Lamp with Red Residue

Tlingit, Alaska, Northwest Coast

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19th century

Stone

Overall: 1 3/4 x 3 3/16 x 4 15/16 in. (4.5 x 8.1 x 12.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Glover Street Hastings III

181.2.26098

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Furnishings: Lighting Device

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Provenance

Edward W. Payne Stone Age Collection, Lewistown, Illinois; sold to Glover Street Hastings III, West Newton, Massachusetts and Bridgeton, Maine, 1937; bequeathed to his daughter, Carlena Hastings Redfield (1888-1981), 1949; bequeathed to present collection [under the terms of her father's will], 1981.

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