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Ceremonial Copper

19th century
United States, Alaska
Copper, paint
H. 34 1/4 x W. 21 x D. 7/8 in. (87 x 53.3 x 2.2 cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 356
#9508. Ceremonial Copper
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Chief George Kyan, Ketchikan, AK, 1880s–(d.)1955; by bequest to his family; [George Terasaki, New York,]; [Everett Rassiga, New York, until 1965]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1965, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

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, no. 643.

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