Carving of a Bear (possibly)

probably Haida or Tlingit, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast

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collected 1820-1860

possibly Mountain Sheep horn

Overall: 5 11/16 x 3 1/8 x 2 3/16 in. (14.5 x 8 x 5.5 cm)

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

22.3.1936

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Animal Figure

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

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. 22.382

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