Killer whale figure
Amos Wallace (Amos Louis Wallace/Jeet Yaaw Dustaa), Tlingit [Hoonah (Huna)], 1920-2004
Juneau; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)
Yellow cedar, paint
Made during an IACB arts and crafts demonstration in Juneau, Alaska; purchased by Daniel M. Burlison (1921-2005, IACB instructor); purchased from Burlison by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1962; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
10 x 21 x 45 cm
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