Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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whale figure
  • Makah peoples
  • whale figure, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 24.5 x 6 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 9 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6133
Description

The small wooden carving of a whale has no details indicated. There is a small tail fin. It is brown.