• Culture/People:

    probably Chugach (attributed); formerly identified as Tlingit

  • Object name:


  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Spruce root, dye/dyes, reed canary grass

  • Techniques:

    Twined, false-embroidered, dyed

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frederick W. Skiff (1868-1947, Portland, Oregon, dentist and antiquarian); purchased by MAI in 1927.

  • Dimensions:

    24.5 x 21.4 x 20.5 cm

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