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Bear maskette  (Masks and Masking)  "1962-1967"

Lincoln Wallace, Tlingit/Tsimshian, 1919-1991

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1962-1967

Materials:

Mahogany

Techniques:

Carved

Dimensions:

17.9 x 14.1 x 7.8 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:

Acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1967 when the artist was employed during IACB arts and crafts demonstration at Sitka, Alaska; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_274211

Catalog Number:

25/8279

Album Name:

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