CLAPPER

Tsimshian
Northern British Columbia
ca. 1850-60
wood, pigment, vegetal fibers
length: 9 ¾”

SOLD
N3991

Photographs

PROVENANCE

Collected by the Reverend Robert James Dundas at Metlakatla, British Columbia, in 1863, then by descent through the family
      
Simon Carey, London, England

Sotheby’s, New York, October 5, 2006, lot 13

The Charles and Valerie Diker collection, New York, NY

PUBLISHED

Tsimshian Treasures, Ellis (ed.), Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre, 2007, pgs. 166, 177 and 119 (upper)

EXHIBITED

Museum of Northern British Columbia, Prince Rupert, BC, March 2007 to June 2007

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON, July 18 – October 7, 2007

Canadian Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, ON, November 2 to January 6, 2008

UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, BC, February to June, 2008

RELATED EXAMPLES

Holm, Bill. Box of Daylight. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1984, pls. 19, 20 and 21