From: Canada | British Columbia | Vancouver Island
Curatorial Section: American
|Object Title||back wall|
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Canada | British Columbia | Vancouver Island|
|Culture Area||Northwest Coast Culture Area|
|Materials||Wood | Pigment|
Seven sections-- floor, 4 sides, 2 roof pieces All painting in red & black on plain wood background. Entirely sea animals. Bared teeth predominate. c: Back Wall: 7 vertical planks with top edges slanted so that center plank is longest and has a peak. (for gable type roof). One supporting horizontal nailed along bottom edges, the other at height of shortest planks. Extend beyond verticals. Decoration: Side on which horizontals nailed: None Other side: Central sea animal with canoe filled with 4 humans in open mouth. Above this, 6 other fishlike creatures.
|Credit Line||Exchange with George G. Heye, 1917|
|Other Number||6/8751 - Collector Number|
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