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Tlingit, Alaska, Northwest Coast

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collected about 1880-1890

Spruce root and dye

Overall: 4 3/4 x 4 15/16 in. (12 x 12.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Professor Francis Joseph Neef

56.50.13679

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Basket

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Virginia Lee Cassin Kincaid (1862-unknown) [mother of Admiral Thomas C. Kincaid (1888-1972], Sitka, Alaska, about 1880-1890's; sent to Lucy Rosette Hurlbutt Sherman (1846-1929), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to her son-in-law, Professor Francis Joseph Armbruster Neef (1882-1956), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1956.

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