NA-2592 A Superb Northwest Coast Carved Bent-corner
Bowl, Tlingit or Tsimshian Tribe
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Circa mid-19th Century. Hardwood, red cedar, brass tacks. A carved masterwork of convex form depicts a stylized bird effigy. Condition is excellent. Provenance: Ex- Royal British Columbia Provincial Museum; Ex-Private Collection, Seattle. Published & Exhibited: Holm, Bill, The Box of Daylight, P. 73, Cat.No.114, Seattle Art Museum & University of Washington Press, Seattle, 1983.
Height: 7.2 in. (18.3 cm.); Length: 12 in. (30.5 cm.).