Credit: Bonhams & Butterfields
Mid-19th century. Spruce root, pigment, dentalium shells, glass beads, cotton and woolen cloth, sea lion whiskers, hair, rawhide.
Western Prince William Sound or Kodiak Island region
Joint accession with the Alutiiq Museum, Kodiak, Alaska. This acquisition was made possible with generous support from the Anchorage Museum Foundation, Old Harbor Native Corporation, Koniag Incorporated, Afognak Native Corporation, Ed Rasmuson and Shoonaq’ Tribe of Kodiak.