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Wolf bowl/dish  (Containers and Vessels)  "1962-1965"

David Williams, Sr., Tlingit [Hoonah (Huna)], 1904-1973

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1962-1965

Materials:

Yellow cedar, walrus ivory, wood stain

Techniques:

Carved, stained, inlaid

Dimensions:

36.3 x 18.5 x 12 cm

Cultures:

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

City:

Sitka

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Baranof Island

Archipelago:

Alexander Archipelago

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Made between 1962 and 1965 when the artist was employed as an IACB arts and crafts assistant at Sitka, Alaska; purchased from the artist between 1962 and 1965 by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271977

Catalog Number:

25/6105

Album Name:

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