Hollow Bone Tube with a Wood Plug at One End

Unknown people (Northwest Coast)
Northwest Coast


collected 1820-1860

Bone and wood

Overall: 6 3/4 × 13/16 in. (17.1 × 2 cm)

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



Place Made: Northwest Coast, United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view


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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