Chilkat Protector

Lily Hope, American / Tlingit, born 1980



Thigh-spun Merino wool and cedar bark warp, Merino wool weft yarns, brass cones, (woven using Chilkat finger-twined techniques)

Overall: 6 5/16 × 7 7/8 × 1 5/16 in. (16 × 20 × 3.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Acquisition and Preservation of Native American Art Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Exhibition History

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–July 22, 2022.

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