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Feast Dish

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Object Number:29-48-395
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kwakiutl
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Vancouver Island
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Cedar
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Painted
Iconography:Whale
Height: 40.6 cm
Length: 170.2 cm
Width: 50.8 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with George G. Heye, 1919
Other Number:6/8773 - Collector Number

Description

"Shaped like a whale the eyes, mouth, teeth, etc.,carved and painted; small human face carved on top of tail."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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