t’eixáa (fishhook)

Tlingit
Northwest Coast

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collected 1905

Wood, cord, iron, and cork

Overall: 9 13/16 × 1 13/16 in. (25 × 4.7 cm)

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

46.17.9577

Geography

Place Made: Sitka, United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Publication History

Tamara Northern, Native American Art, Hanover, New Hampshire,, Hood Museum of Art, 1985, p. 8, no. 5.

Provenance

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

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