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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Haida  Search this
Collector:
Samuel Prescott Fay (S. Prescott Fay/S.P. Fay), Non-Indian, 1884-1971  Search this
Previous owner:
Samuel Prescott Fay (S. Prescott Fay/S.P. Fay), Non-Indian, 1884-1971  Search this
Seller:
Samuel Prescott Fay (S. Prescott Fay/S.P. Fay), Non-Indian, 1884-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii)
Collection History:
Formerly in the collection of Samuel Prescott Fay (1884-1971, an explorer, naturalist, and mountain climber) and probably collected by him between 1912 and 1914; purchased by MAI from Samuel Prescott Fay in 1951.
Catalog Number:
21/8864
Barcode:
218864.000
See related items:
Haida
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233441