The Messenger

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Culture/People
Tuscarora
Artist/Maker
Sanford Pembleton (Sandy Pembleton), Tuscarora, 1932-2018
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Sanford Pembleton (Sandy Pembleton), Tuscarora, 1932-2018
Title
The Messenger
Object Name
Sculpture
Media/Materials
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
19.0 x 9.0 x 22.5 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created
1986
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1988; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1282
Barcode
261282.000
See related items
Tuscarora
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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