SEAL FORM BOWL

Haida or Tlingit
Northern BC/Southeast Alaska
ca. 1800-40
wood
length: 13 ½”
width:   8”

SOLD
CN4049

Photographs

PROVENANCE

Peabody Museum, Harvard, acquired 1921, Cat. No. 97905, exchanged 1958

The Alan Reed Sawyer collection, Vancouver, British Columbia

RELATED EXAMPLE   

Sturtevant, William (ed.) Boxes and Bowls: Decorated Containers by Nineteenth Century Haida, Tlingit, Bella Bella, and Tsimshian Indian Artists. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974, pls. 3, 4, 7 and 8 all collected by James G. Swan in 1883