Shake-head or Toto Dancer

Shake-head or Toto Dancer

Native American Shake-head or Toto Dancer Artist: Milton “Bun” Lucas Culture/People: Coast Miwok/Coast Pomo Place: Sonoma County, California Media: Wood, leather, and feathers Dims: 10 x 3.5 x 4 in. (25.4 x 8.8 x 10.1 cm). Date: 1983 Description: Milton...
Jar

Jar

Native American Jar Artist: Gladys Paquin (Sratyu’we) Culture/People: Laguna Pueblo Place: New Mexico, United States Media: Clay and natural pigment Dims: 10.75 x 13.75 in. (27.3 x 34.9 cm). Date: 1992 Description: “The multiple curvilinear designs, which grace this...
Baby Carrier

Baby Carrier

Asian Baby Carrier Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Dayak Place: Borneo, Indonesia Media: Wood, shell, teeth, beads, ceramic, coins, buttons, fur, metal, and rattan Dims: 15.5 x 19.75 x 8 in. (39.4 x 50.2 x 20.3 cm). Date: 20th C. Description: The people of Borneo...
Totem Pole Model

Totem Pole Model

Native American Totem Pole Model Artist: Hiłamas (Willie Seaweed or Smoky Top) Culture/People: ´Nak´waxda´xw Kwakwaka´wakw Place: Blunden Harbor (Ba’a’s), mainland British Columbia, Canada Media: Wood, enamel paint, and pencil inscription Dims: 8 x 5.7 (wings) x 2...
Lidded Container

Lidded Container

Native American Lidded Container Artist: Theresa Neptune Gardner Culture/People: Passamaquoddy Place: Sipayik Passamaquoddy Reservation, Maine Media: Wicker, dyed and undyed ash splints Dims: 4 x 8.125 x 7 in. (10.2 x 20.6 x 17.8 cm). Date: 1997-1998 Description:...