False Face

Culture/People
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Artist/Maker
Norman L. Jimerson (Norm Jimerson), Seneca [Cattaraugus], b. 1951
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Norman L. Jimerson (Norm Jimerson), Seneca [Cattaraugus], b. 1951
Title
False Face
Object Name
Figure (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Steatite/soapstone, quartz
Techniques
Carved, polished
Dimensions
16.5 x 11.0 x 37.5 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Irving; Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Date created
1978
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1978; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1926
Barcode
261926.000
See related items
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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