Charles Edenshaw (Haida, 1834-1924). <em>Clapper in Form of a Fish with Human Head for Finger Lever</em>, pre-1864. Cedar wood, pigment, 9 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (24.8 x 7.0 cm). Collection of Christopher B. Martin, L61.3.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L61.3.1_transp5628.jpg)

Clapper in Form of a Fish with Human Head for Finger Lever

Artist:Charles Edenshaw

Medium: Cedar wood, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:pre-1864

Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (24.8 x 7.0 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: L61.3.1

Image: L61.3.1_transp5628.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Carved wood clapper in the form of a halibut with the face of the fish’s spirit represented on the tail. Condition: good.

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