Small Secrets

Sonya Kelliher-Combs, Iñupiaq / Athabascan / American, born 1969
Western Arctic



Set of 60; walrus stomach, reindeer rawhide, glass beads, nylon thread, human hair, muskox wool, found fish net, cotton string, beads

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Claire and Richard P. Morse 1953 Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic


Not on view

Exhibition History

Artist-in-Residence: Recent Work by Sonya Kelliher-Combs, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, Fall 2014.

Contemporary Abstraction: Works from the Hood Museum of Art's Permanent Collection, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 4-March 13, 2016.


The artist; Anchorage, Alaska; sold to present collection, 2015.

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