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Transformation Puppet

Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Geography:
United States, Alaska
Culture:
Tlingit
Medium:
Bone, sinew, shell inlay, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Ralph T. Coe Collection, Gift of Ralph T. Coe Foundation for the Arts, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.154.34
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 356
Wyoming rancher, until 1993; [Eleanor Tulman Hancock, New York, until 1994]; Ralph T. Coe, Santa Fe, NM, 1994–(d.) 2010; Ralph T. Coe Foundation for the Arts, 2010–2011

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