University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleHaida Box
Object Number:2015-13-7.2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Haida
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Queen Charlotte Islands
Skidegate
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Maker: Denny Dixon
Date Made: June 1982
Early Date: Jun 1982
Late Date: Jun 1982
Section:American
Materials:Argillite
Height: 1.2cm
Length: 19.5cm
Width: 9.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Robert and Marilyn Forney, 2015

Description

Lid has depictions of wolf and killer whale with decorative fluting around the edge of the rim. Underside of lid has a missing "peg" in one corner which secure lid to the box. Artist's signature also appears.


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