Alligator figure

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Culture/People
Seminole
Artist/Maker
Lewis Jim, Seminole
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Lewis Jim, Seminole
Object Name
Alligator figure
Media/Materials
Cypress
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
35 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Big Cypress Reservation; Hendry County; Florida; USA
Date created
1964
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5793
Barcode
255793.000
See related items
Seminole
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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