Headdress

Haida, Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia, Canada, Northwest Coast

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Braided, wrapped and woven cedar bark and red paint over a cotton cloth foundation

Overall: 2 11/16 x 8 11/16 in. (6.8 x 22 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Charles Sheldon

50.42.12476

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Headwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Charles Alexander Sheldon (1867-1928); to his wife, Louise Walker Gulliver Sheldon (1867-1950), Woodstock, Vermont; given to present collection, 1950.

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