Feast Dish in the Form of a Sea Lion

Tlingit, Northwest Coast


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collected 1905

Alder with inlaid seal bone and abalone shell

Overall: 1 3/4 × 17 7/16 × 7 1/2 in. (4.5 × 44.3 × 19 cm)

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



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Object


Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

On view

Exhibition History

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–July 22, 2022.

Native Ecologies: Recycle, Resist, Protect, Sustain, Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-August 18, 2019.


Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Sitka, Alaska, 1905; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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