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Athapaskan artist

Fishing spear, before 1918

  • Antler
  • Alaska, United States
  • L: 6 1/2 in, W: 3 3/8 in, D: 1 3/8 in (L: 16.5 cm, W: 8.6 cm, D: 3.5 cm)
  • Gift of Arthur W. Whitcher, 1918
  • E17789
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Mojave artist

Doll, before 1919

  • Earthenware, pigment, cotton, feather
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 6 3/4 in, W: 2 1/4 in, D: 1 1/4 in (H: 17.1 cm, W: 5.7 cm, D: 3.2 cm)
  • Gift of Arthur W. Whitcher, 1918
  • E17791
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Mojave artist

Doll, before 1918

  • Earthenware, paint, dye, pigment
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 6 5/8 in, W: 2 1/2 in, D: 1 1/5 in (H: 16.8 cm, W: 6.3 cm, D: 3.0 cm)
  • Gift of Arthur W. Whitcher, 1918
  • E17792
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Possibly Penobscot or Pennacook artist

Cup, late 18th-early 19th century

  • Burlwood
  • Northern New England, United States
  • L: 6 3/8 in, W: 4 1/4 in, D: 2 1/8 in (L: 16.2 cm, W: 10.8 cm, D: 5.4 cm)
  • Gift of the Essex Institute, 1920
  • E17877
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Inuit artist

Carving, before 1921

  • Bone, shell
  • Alaska, United States
  • H: 7 1/4 in, W: 7 5/8 in, D: 3 1/2 in (H: 18.4 cm, W: 19.4 cm, D: 8.9 cm)
  • Gift of Carl O. v. Kienbusch, 1921
  • E18014
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Sioux artist

Pair of moccasins, 1890-1910

  • Leather, glass
  • Great Plains, United States
  • L: 10 1/4 in, W: 3 3/4 in, D: 3 3/4 in (L: 26.0 cm, W: 9.5 cm, D: 9.5 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Charles M. Duran, 1921
  • E18166
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Tsitsistas (Cheyenne) artist

Pair of moccasins, before 1921

  • Leather, cotton, glass
  • Great Plains, United States
  • L: 8 1/2 in, W: 3 1/4 in, D: 3 1/2 in (L: 21.6 cm, W: 8.3 cm, D: 8.9 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Charles M. Duran, 1921
  • E18167
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Southwestern artist

Bowl, before 1921

  • Clay, pigment
  • Arizona, United States
  • H: 4 3/8 in, dia.: 15 in (H: 11.1 cm, dia.: 38.1 cm)
  • E18184
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Inuit artist

Pair of moccasins, before 1922

  • Leather, fur, cotton
  • Labrador, Canada
  • L: 9 1/2 in, W: 4 1/8 in, D: 3 1/2 in (L: 24.1 cm, W: 10.5 cm, D: 8.9 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Eva McKenzie, 1922
  • E18498
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Iroquois artist

Pin cushion, before 1921

  • Silk, paperboard, glass, metal
  • Niagara Falls, Northeastern United States and Southeastern Canada
  • H: 2 1/2 in, W: 4 3/4 in, D: 1 1/4 in (H: 6.3 cm, W: 12.1 cm, D: 3.2 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Willis H. Ropes, 1921
  • E18500
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