Hawk Eye

Culture/People
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Artist/Maker
Cameron Wilson (Cam Wilson), Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1950-1990
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Cameron Wilson (Cam Wilson), Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1950-1990
Title
Hawk Eye
Object Name
Figure (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Steatite/soapstone, horsehair, hide thong/babiche, sinew
Techniques
Carved, braided
Dimensions
39.5 x 27.0 x 52.3 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Ohsweken, Six Nations Grand River Reserve; Brant County; Ontario; Canada
Date created
1974
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1975; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/957
Barcode
260957.000
See related items
Tuscarora [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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