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U993.30.1-3
Artist / Maker : Samuel, Cheryl
Title : Ceremonial Furniture; Backrest
Date (Execution) : 1993
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wool; Dye
Support / Technique : Dyed; Woven
Object Type : furniture components
Visual Description : Backrest for chancellor's ceremonial chair woven in traditional Chilkat motif in blue, yellow, and black colour.
Accession # : U993.30.1-3
Width (cm) : 57.00
Height (cm) : 83.00
Depth (cm) : 2.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement : Interview transcript in Ceremonial Furnishings binder, Book 1 of 3: "In the beginning when Michael got the idea to give this gift to the University--I honestly don't know how he thought of that, it took some genius on his part to think up doing such a thing--it sounded kind of bizarre that we could bring together a number of different artists that would be part of creating one piece of art work...." cont.