• Culture/People:

    probably Haida (attributed); collected from the Tahltan

  • Object name:

    Pipe bowl in the form of a ship

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Stikine River; Tahltan; Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, ivory, brass, paint

  • Techniques:

    Carved, cutout, inlaid, incised, drilled, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by George Heye in 1906.

  • Dimensions:

    31.5 x 9.5 cm

  • Catalog number:



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