Carved Pipe with Bear Cub Figure

Chic-a-la-lee, Cherokee, North Carolina, Southeast

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collected about 1907

Stone

Overall: 1 15/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 1/16 in. (5 x 4 x 2.7 cm)

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

46.17.9915

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Pipe

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southeast

Not on view

Provenance

Unknown maker (died 1907); owned Stilwell Saunooke, Chief of the Eastern Cherokee of North Carolina (1891-1895); given to 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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