Fine Large Haida Tlingit Cedar Canoe Model Circa 1860-80

$2,500 USD

Haida model war canoe

Date: 1860-80

Materials: yellow cedar, black blue pigments

Artist: Haida unknown

Dimensions: 26.75” x 7” tall x 7” wide

Description:  a classic model of a northern war canoe typical of Haida or Tlingit manufacture. Painted in simple but elegant geometric patter, . Nice patina and deeply hollowed out. Note the fine incised edge line. The carver of this fine model would have been classically trained and made full size examples for ocean going travel.

Weight 4.0 lbs
Dimensions 26.75 × 7.0 × 7.0 in
Item Location

USA

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Haida model war canoe

Date: 1860-80

Materials: yellow cedar, black blue pigments

Artist: Haida unknown

Dimensions: 26.75” x 7” tall x 7” wide

Description:  a classic model of a northern war canoe typical of Haida or Tlingit manufacture. Painted in simple but elegant geometric patter, . Nice patina and deeply hollowed out. Note the fine incised edge line. The carver of this fine model would have been classically trained and made full size examples for ocean going travel.

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Weight 4.0 lbs
Dimensions 26.75 × 7.0 × 7.0 in
Item Location

USA

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