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Spoon with bear and eagle designs  (Food/Beverage Serving)  "circa 1905"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1910

Materials:

Mountain sheep horn, abalone/haliotis shell, wood, copper, copper nails, fur

Techniques:

Carved, bent, incised, inlaid, nailed

Dimensions:

48 x 13.7 cm

Cultures:

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

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Mrs. Sally James Farnham (1869-1943, sculptor who studied with Frederic Remington); acquired by George Heye/MAI in 1916.

Source ID:

NMAI_54663

Catalog Number:

5/944

Album Name:

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