Jacob B. Lewis

Coast Salish Native, Cheakamus Tribe, born 1955

Sun Carrier

Carved and painted yellow cedar

11 1/2 × 9 1/2 × 3 5/8 in. (29.2 × 24.1 × 9.2 cm)

Gift of Steve Allen, Jr., MD

2013.043.001 

Ceremonial caps, California

At left, 2013.015.003, ca. 1920

Salmon River, Hupa people

Center, 2013.015.002, ca. 1900

Yurok people

At right, 2013.015.001, ca. 1950

Mae Henderson (Hupa, 1909–1997)

Gifts of Bette Franklin, Class of 1961, and Brad Franklin, Class of 1960

 

Gene Brabant

Cree, born 1946 in British Columbia

Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl) Sun mask

Painted and carved wood inlaid with copper

H. 13 in. (33 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Noyes Huston, Class of 1932

74.022.006

Zia Pueblo, New Mexico

Water jar with bird decoration, 1800–50

Slip-painted ceramic

10 3/4 x 12 1/2 in. (27.3 x 31.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Eugene P. Andrews

77.050.004

Ida Blackeagle

Nez Perce, 1897–1976

Plateau bag or pouch, ca. 1940–50

Woven corn husk and yarn

8 1⁄2 x 8 3⁄4 in. (21.6 x 22.2 cm)

Gift of Bette Franklin, Class of 1961, and Brad Franklin, Class of 1960

2012.004.001