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House post model with human, bear, and wolf designs  (Architecture/Housing)  "1964-1968"

George Daniel Benson, Sr., Yakutat Tlingit, 1900-1986

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1964-1968

Materials:

Yellow cedar

Techniques:

Carved, polished

Dimensions:

17 x 14.2 x 44.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Gulf Coast Tlingit, Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tlingit, Yakutat Tlingit

City:

Sitka

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Baranof Island

Archipelago:

Alexander Archipelago

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Made while the artist was employed during IACB arts and crafts demonstration at Sitka, Alaska; acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives by 1969; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_275925

Catalog Number:

25/9836

Album Name:

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