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Headdress Frontlet

Date:
1880–90
Geography:
Canada, British Columbia
Culture:
Tsimshian (?)
Medium:
Wood, paint, shell
Dimensions:
H .7 3/16 x W. 5 13/16 x D. 3 1/4 in. (18.3 x 14.8 x 8.3 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.616
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 356
[Ralph C. Altman, Los Angeles, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1957, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York 1957–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 640.



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