Figure

Culture/People
Guna (Kuna)
Previous owner
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982
Donor
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the MAI collection; acquired by Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982, an artist and Native American art enthusiast) in 1972 from MAI or another party; donated to MAI in 1982 by Helen Pep Grodka's daughter and son-in-law, Sonia Grodka Blumenthal and Harry W. Blumenthal (1924-2013).
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Place
Panama
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Guna (Kuna)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
25/1216
Barcode
251216.000
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Object Name
Figure
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
27.3 x 8.5 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ff90cfb3-7039-47b4-9727-cd56831cc20a
Record ID
NMAI_267066