Wall hanging

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Culture/People
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Gambell, St. Lawrence Island]
Artist/Maker
Lucille Koozaata, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Gambell, St. Lawrence Island], 1901-1989
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Association, Inc. (Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Clearing House/Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative/ANAC Association, Inc.), 1937-
Object Name
Wall hanging
Media/Materials
Felt, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, cardboard, thread
Techniques
Sewn, edge beaded, overlay beadwork
Dimensions
24.3 x 22.7 x 0.5 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Gambell; Bering Straits Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Archipelago
Bering Sea Islands
Island Name
Saint Lawrence Island
Date created
1983
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from Alaska Native Arts and Crafts (Anchorage, Alaska) in 1983; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/2146
Barcode
262146.000
See related items
Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [Gambell, St. Lawrence Island]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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