Carving of a Hawk

Tlingit
Northwest Coast

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collected 1820-1860

Bone

Overall: 4 3/4 × 2 7/16 × 1 7/8 in. (12.1 × 6.2 × 4.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly

22.3.1872

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Figure

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

On view

Exhibition History

Unbroken: Native American Ceramics, Sculpture, and Design, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 22, 2022-April 30, 2023.

Provenance

Collected by "an old sea captain," about 1820-1860; to General John Hewston, California; bequeathed to his niece, Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly (1851-1927), West Newton, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1922.

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