Spoon

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

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collected 1820-1860

Wood with black and red pigment

Overall: 3 3/4 × 12 5/16 × 3 1/16 in. (9.5 × 31.3 × 7.8 cm)

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

22.3.1898

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Art of the Northwest Coast, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 25/Native American Studies 49, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-May 18, 2003.

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. 22.56

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