Feast bowl in the form of a tufted puffin

Date created
circa 1900
Culture/People
Tlingit
Previous owner
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Donor
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); donated to MAI by George T. Emmons in 1926.
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Place
Sitka; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago
Alexander Archipelago
Island Name
Baranof Island
See related items
Tlingit
Food/Beverage Serving
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
14/6849
Barcode
146849.000
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Object Name
Feast bowl in the form of a tufted puffin
Media/Materials
Wood, paint, animal hair
Techniques
Carved, painted
Dimensions
44 x 16.5 x 16. cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a1428542-a253-45d0-9ac6-6587917f2321
Record ID
NMAI_157463