Bowl/Dish

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Artist/Maker
Ira Charles, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Bowl/Dish
Media/Materials
Walnut wood
Techniques
Carved, incised
Dimensions
29.6 x 12.1 x 5.8 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1945
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source before 1951; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/770
Barcode
260770.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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