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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982  Search this
Donor:
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian  Search this
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Dance fan
Media/Materials:
Sealskin/fur, caribou hair, cotton cloth, rickrack
Techniques:
Stitched, wrapped
Dimensions:
29 x 27 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Alaska; USA
Date created:
1974-1975
Collection History:
Purchased at Mount McKinley Park (Denali Park and Preserve, Alaska) by Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982, an artist and Native American art enthusiast) in 1975; donated to MAI in 1982 by Helen Pep Grodka's daughter and son-in-law, Sonia Grodka Blumenthal and Harry W. Blumenthal (1924-2013).
Catalog Number:
25/1527
Barcode:
251527.000
See related items:
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)
Personal items
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267378