• Format/Object name:

    Raccoon figure

  • Date created:

    1960-1966

  • Artists/Makers:

    Boyce Allison, Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1914-1987

  • Place:

    Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Swain County; North Carolina; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Buckeye wood

  • Techniques:

    Carved, polished

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1966; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

  • Dimensions:

    43.5 x 10 x 17 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/7020

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