WAND

Multnomah (?)
Lower Columbia River, Washington or Oregon
Pre-Contact
elk antler
length: 10"

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CN4313-153

Photographs

no restoration or repair

PROVENANCE:

Reportedly found at the St. John site Lower Columbia River, in 1961 by Ray Hofferber, Tigard, Oregon

Bill Henderson, Olympia, Washington
Donald Ellis Gallery, Dundas, ON
Private collection, Toronto, ON

PUBLISHED

Donald Ellis Gallery catalogue, Toronto, 2003, pg. 5

RELATED EXAMPLES

Burke Museum, No. 2-3844 – See: A Time of Gathering, Wright, University of WA Press, Seattle, 1991, pl. 77

Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Cat. No. 87603 – See: Feder, Norman. American Indian Art (shorter edition). New York: Harry N. Abrams Inc., 1973, fig. 102

Chicago Natural History Museum, No. 19693 - See: American Indian Sculpture, Wingert, Hacker Art Books, New York, 1976, pl. 61 (1) for a horn dish displaying a skeletal figure holding a wand