Mask of a Old Woman (Tourist Trade)

Haida, First Nation, Northwest Coast

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early 20th century

Cedar wood and pigment

Overall: 11 1/8 × 7 3/8 × 4 1/2 in. (28.2 × 18.7 × 11.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

54.30.13188

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Course History

COCO 26, What‘s In Your Toolbox?, Moktar Bouba and Tania Convertini, Fall 2021

Exhibition History

People of Potlatch, Heritage Plantation of Sandwich, Sandwich, Massachusetts, May 10, 1987-October 25, 1988.

Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 6, 2006-February 11, 2007.

Face to Face: The Power and Play of Masks, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury, Vermont, May 19-October 31, 2001.

Provenance

Ralph C. Altman (1909-1967) [dealer], Los Angeles, California; sold to present collection, 1954.

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