A TLINGIT PAINTED MODEL CANOE, YAKUTAT TYPE(457 views)
Description: Carved of cedar with a black and red painted raven at both sides of the bow and an eagle on both sides of the stern. The yoke and two thwarts are attached to the gunwales with small wooden pegs. One hand-carved paddle included.
Condition Report: Very good, with minor repairs
Notes: Native American Northwest Coast, Tlingit Tribe.
Provenance: Collected at Yakutat Bay: Cowan's Auctions of Cincinnati.
Dimensions: Length: 25.5 in. (65 cm.)
Artist or Maker: Unknown 19th C. Tlingit artist.
Medium: Wood, Native pigments
Date: 19th Century.