Painted Chief's Hat

Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka), British Columbia, Canada, Northwest Coast


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probably 20th century

Cedar bark and pigment

Overall: 22 1/4 x 14 3/16 x 1/8 in. (56.5 x 36 x 0.25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Headwear


Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Exhibition History

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


Milton Mead Babcock (1910-1997) [dealer], Milton, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1954.

Catalogue Raisonne

Milton Babcock, Milton, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1954.

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