• Format/Object name:

    Bear figure

  • Date created:

    1964-1968

  • Artists/Makers:

    George Daniel Benson, Sr., Yakutat Tlingit, 1900-1986

  • Place:

    Sitka; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Yellow cedar

  • Techniques:

    Carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives between 1964 and 1969 when the artist was employed during IACB arts and crafts demonstration at Sitka, Alaska; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

  • Dimensions:

    10.9 x 9.5 x 27 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/9824

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