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Bowl/Dish with owl design  (Containers and Vessels)  "1850-1870"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1850-1870

Materials:

Mountain sheep horn

Techniques:

Carved, incised

Dimensions:

33 x 12.5 x 11.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northern Tlingit, Northwest Coast, Tlingit, Tlingit [Sitka]

City:

Sitka

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Baranof Island

Archipelago:

Alexander Archipelago

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected in 1880 by Colonel Mottram D. Ball (ca. 1835-1887, customs collector at Sitka, Alaska, and U.S. District Attorney for the Alaska Territory between 1876 and 1887); acquired by George Heye in 1907.

Source ID:

NMAI_12590

Catalog Number:

1/2147

Album Name:

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