Goose figure

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Goingback Chiltoskey (Going Back Chiltoskey/G.B. Chiltoskey/Goingback Chiltaski), Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1907-2000
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Goose figure
Media/Materials
Cherry wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
10.3 x 5.6 x 19.2 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Piney Grove, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created
1950-1952
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1952 from an unknown source; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/9293
Barcode
259293.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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