Unknown Artist, ‘Seal Bowl (Nootka Island, British Columbia, North West Coast)’, 1840-1850, Tambaran

Similar examples in Chiefly Feasts, The Enduring Kwakiuti Potlatch, Ed Aldona Jonatis, 1991, p. 25 and 75

Collection of H. Stadthagen, British Columbia, 1902
The Museum of Life & History, Richmond, VA
Collection of John Hewett, UK
Collection of Edward P. Valentine
Collection of Alistair McAlpine, UK
Private Collection, NY

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