Basket and lid, embroidered with a Floral Motif

Aleksandra Kudrin Reinken, Unangax̂, 1859/60 - 1909, Unangax̂ (Aleut), Unalaska Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1905

Wild rye grass (Elyleymus aleuticus), silk thread

Overall: 3 3/8 x 5 7/8 in. (8.5 x 15 cm)

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

46.17.9386

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Provenance

Made by Aleksandra Kudrin Reinken (1859/60-1909; "Mrs. Adolf Rankin"), Unalaska for sale; sold to Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Unalaska, Alaska, September, 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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