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Whale

Date:
16th–17th century
Geography:
United States, California
Culture:
Chumash
Medium:
Steatite, bone, shell
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/8 x D. 16 1/2 x W. 8 1/4 in. (11.7 x 41.9 x 21 cm)
Classification:
Stone-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.536
Not on view
[Stendahl Gallery, New York and Los Angeles, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1957, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 652.



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