HEADDRESS FRONTLET

Tlingit
Southeast Alaska
ca. 1840
wood, pigment,
abalone shell
height: 7 ½”
width:  5 ¾”

SOLD
CN4055

Photographs

PROVENANCE

Collected by George Heye at Kasaan, Alaska, in 1930

Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation, Cat. No. 19/6656, exchanged 1962

The Alan Reed Sawyer collection, Vancouver, British Columbia

EXHIBITED

“Primitive Art” April 12 to May 15, 1967, Second Anniversary Exhibition of Lakeview Center for the Arts and Sciences, Peoria, Illinois

PUBLISHED

Sawyer, “Primitive Art”, Lakeview Center for the Arts and Sciences, Peoria, 1967, pl. 12