• Format/Object name:

    Figure of a woman carrying a child and a bear cub

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Artists/Makers:

    attributed to Charles Edenshaw (Charles Edensaw/Tahaygen/Da.axiigang), Haida, 1839-1920

  • Place:

    Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii); Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Argillite

  • Techniques:

    Carved, polished

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in London, England, in 1937.

  • Dimensions:

    6 x 7 x 8 cm

  • Catalog number:

    19/6253

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