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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
probably Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) (attributed)  Search this
Possible owner:
Thomas Corwin Donaldson (Thomas C. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1843-1898  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas Blaine Donaldson (Thomas B. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1876-1947  Search this
Seller:
Thomas Blaine Donaldson (Thomas B. Donaldson), Non-Indian, 1876-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Figure
Media/Materials:
Ivory
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Thomas Blaine Donaldson (1876-1947) and possibly his father Thomas Corwin Donaldson (1843-1898, an attorney and biographer of the artist George Catlin); purchased by George Heye from Thomas B. Donaldson in 1909.
Catalog Number:
2/3374
Barcode:
023374.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_24811