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Object Number:45-15-2
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Haida
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Queen Charlotte Islands
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Glass
Technique:Carved
Inlaid
Iconography:Woman
Labret
Length: 22.9 cm
Width: 20.8 cm
Depth: 11.11 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Carved to represent a woman wearing large oval labret; painted red, dark green, black; eyes inset blue beads for pupils; pegged-in thong to be held by teeth.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1951 - 31 Dec 1951) View Objects in Exhibition
Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - 01 Jan 2021) View Objects in Exhibition

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