- Museum number
Kneeling woman bowl made of wood.
- Production date
- 1780 (before)
Height: 9 centimetres
Length: 26 centimetres
Width: 14 centimetres
- Curator's comments
see JCH King `Artificial Curiosities of the North West Coast of America' BMP Ltd 1981
Illustrated in E Gunther 'Indian Life' Chicago 1972, p 215, where is given the wrong number NWC 25, and a wrong 'Haida' designation.
- On display (G26/dc5)
- Exhibition history
1976-1977 7 Oct-16 Jan, London, The Hayward Gallery
1977 16 Apr-19 Jun, Kansas City, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Sacred Circles: 2,000 Years of North American Indian Art
1979-1980 15 Feb-29 Sept, London, Museum of Mankind; Captain Cook in the South Seas
1988 15 Jan-1 May, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, The Spirit Sings: Artistic Traditions of Canada's First Peoples
1988 1 Jul-1 Nov, Museum of Civilization, Lorne Building, Ottawa, The Spirit Sings: Artistic Traditions of Canada's First Peoples
1999 25 Jun-Present, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The Mowachaht of Vancouver Island"
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected during one of Cook's voyages.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1780D8.9 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1780A1110.2