Eagle And Whale

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Culture/People
Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Don Morse Smith (Lelooska), Cherokee descent, 1933-1996
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Don Morse Smith (Lelooska), Cherokee descent, 1933-1996
Title
Eagle And Whale
Object Name
Wall hanging with eagle and killer whale design
Media/Materials
Wool felt
Techniques
Sewn, appliquéd
Dimensions
49.3 x 51 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Ariel; Cowlitz County; Washington; USA (inferred)
Date created
1964
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1964; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/8929
Barcode
258929.000
See related items
Cherokee
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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