Basket and lid, embroidered with a Floral Motif
Aleksandra Kudrin Reinken, Unangax^, 1859/60 - 1909
Wild rye grass (Elyleymus aleuticus), silk thread
Overall: 3 3/8 × 5 7/8 in. (8.5 × 15 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill
Place Made: Unalaska Island, Aleutian Islands, United States, North America
Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic
Not on view
This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 14-July 22, 2022.
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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