Wood Comb (possibly worn in a Ribbon Dance)

Cherokee
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Southeast

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collected 1907

Rhododendron wood

Overall: 3 1/16 × 3 7/8 in. (7.7 × 9.8 cm)

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

46.17.9914

Geography

Place Made: Cherokee, United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southeast

Not on view

Provenance

Unknown maker, Cherokee, North Carolina; collected by Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Cherokee, North Carolina, 1907; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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