Candleholder

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Culture/People
Oklahoma Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Arch Miller, Oklahoma Cherokee, 1911-2001
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-
Object Name
Candleholder
Media/Materials
Copper
Techniques
Hammered, varnished, riveted
Dimensions
13.0 x 8.1 x 10.2 cm
Object Type
Furnishings (Home)
Place
North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1950
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Cherokee, North Carolina) in 1952; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1291
Barcode
261291.000
See related items
Oklahoma Cherokee
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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