DANCE BLANKET

Chilkat Tlingit
Southeast Alaska
ca. 1890
mountain goat wool
yellow cedar bark, dyes, sinew, thread         
width: 67”
height: 41” (incl. fringe)

SOLD
N4007

Photographs

PROVENANCE

Collected by Samuel James Bell in Alaska in 1899

RELATED EXAMPLES

Wardwell, Allen. Native Paths: American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998, pl. 49

Jonaitis, Aldona.  From the Land of the Totem Poles. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1988, pl. 16