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Object Number:45-15-1293
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Haida
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Queen Charlotte Islands
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Mountain Goat Horn
Length: 31 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rocky Mountain goat horn handle and Rocky Mountain sheep horn bowl. Figures: humanized bear's head, frog with tongue to hawk's head. Human figure with hands behind back and prominent vertebral column, and an insect forming the tip.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Maurer, Evan M. 1977. The Native American Heritage: A Survey of North American Indian Art.. Chicago, IL. The Art Institute of Chicago. pg. 351 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 292/Fig 446View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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