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Seal bowl/dish  (Containers and Vessels)  "1961-1962"

Amos Wallace (Jeet Yaaw Dustaa), Tlingit, 1920-2004

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1961-1962

Materials:

Yellow cedar, abalone/haliotis shell

Techniques:

Carved, inlaid

Dimensions:

31.5 x 13.9 x 8.5 cm

Cultures:

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

City:

Juneau

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Made between 1961 and 1962 when the artist was employed as an IACB demonstration aide in Juneau, Alaska; acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1969; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271963

Catalog Number:

25/6091

Album Name:

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