Shawl Dancer

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Culture/People
Mohawk
Artist/Maker
Stanley R. Hill, Sr. (Stan Hill/Stanley Robert Hill), Mohawk, 1921-2003
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)
Title
Shawl Dancer
Object Name
Figure
Media/Materials
Moose bone, steatite/soapstone, paint
Techniques
Carved, polished, painted
Dimensions
11.9 x 15.7 x 27 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Grand Island; Erie County; New York; USA
Island Name
Grand Island
Date created
1976
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1977; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/9267
Barcode
259267.000
See related items
Mohawk
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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