Carved Wooden Figure

Haida, First Nation, Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia, Canada, Northwest Coast

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collected 1820-1860

Wood and pigment

Overall: 8 5/16 × 2 3/8 in. (21.1 × 6.1 cm)

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

22.3.1883

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

19th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 3, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, Sienna Craig, Summer 2013

Publication History

[Northern, Tamara]. "Native American Art". Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, page 12 . (Published in conjunctionwith Gutman Gallery opening exhibition)

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.

Old Number

Red No. 22.41

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