Lidded Basket

Iñupiaq or Yup'ik, Norton Sound, Golovnin Bay, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1905

Grass

Overall: 7 11/16 x 5 5/16 in. (19.5 x 13.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.9378

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

Purchased from "from an Eskimo who came to the ship in a kayak" in Golovin Bay by Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Golovnin Bay, Alaska, August 20, 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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