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FROM THE COLLECTION OF DAWN SLY

Haida Polychrome Twined Hat
Estimate
5,0007,000
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20

FROM THE COLLECTION OF DAWN SLY

Haida Polychrome Twined Hat
Estimate
5,0007,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Haida Polychrome Twined Hat
of classic tapering form, very finely and tightly woven in split spruce root, in three-strand skip stitch twining techniques, with a concentric zigzag pattern on the brim, a smoother texture on the head covering the crown, overlaid by painted  totemic crest designs in red and black pigments.
height 7 1/2 in. by diameter 16 in.
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Provenance

Reportedly gifted to Mrs. Harold M. Nelson, Jr. of Seattle, WA from Princess Angeline, a celebrated subject of photographer Edward Curtis' The Clam Digger.

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