Hollow Bone Tube with a Wood Plug at One End

Unknown people (Northwest Coast), Northwest Coast

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collected 1820-1860

Bone and wood

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

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

22.3.1946

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear

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. 22.392

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