Argillite Ship Panel Pipe, depicting a Steamship, perhaps a Whaler, with the Cabin, Smokestack, Rudder, Figure (head missing), and a Anglo-European Helmsman

Haida, First Nation, Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada, Northwest Coast

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collected 1820-1860

Relief carved argillite

Overall: 5 1/8 × 15 3/8 in. (13 × 39 cm)

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

22.3.1905

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Pipe

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Publication History

[Northern, Tamara]. "Native American Art". Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, page 14 . (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. 22.59

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