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U001.11.375
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (shaman's box by Kaigani Haida)
Date (Execution) : 19th century
Geographical Origin : Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Kaigani Haida, Haida
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : wood; animal hide
Support / Technique : bent; assembled; carved; tied
Object Type : boxes (containers); bentwood
Visual Description : This small Haida bent box has carvings on all four sides. It is difficult to make out the images, however all four are the same. The box has a thin lid attached by a thin piece of animal hide. The animal hide is looped over two corners and tied in the centre with an additional piece.
Accession # : U001.11.375
Width (cm) : 22.00
Height (cm) : 26.80
Depth (cm) : 21.70
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :