AMULET

Tlingit
Southeast Alaska
ca. 1850
bone, pigment
length: 5 ¼”

SOLD
N3925

Photographs

PROVENANCE

Marius Barbeau, purchased from Axel Rasmussen at Wrangell, Alaska, in 1939

The Charles and Valerie Diker collection, New York, NY

EXHIBITED

Metropolitan Museum of Art: Native Paths: American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker, May 7, 1998 to January 2, 2000

First American Art: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection of American Indian Art, National Museum of the American Indian, April 24, 2003 to May 29, 2006

PUBLISHED  

Haida Myths Illustrated in Argillite Carvings, Barbeau. Ottawa: National Parks Branch, National Museum of Canada, 1953, pg. 270

Native Paths, Wardwell, New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998, pg. 116, no. 130

First American Art, Bernstein, Seattle, University of Washington Press, 2004, pg. 97, no. 44