Sakí (headdress frontlet)

Sakí (headdress frontlet)

ca. 1870

Albert Edward Edenshaw

First Nations, Haida, 1810 - 1894

Maple wood, paint, and abalone shell
6 1/4 x 5 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. (15.88 x 14.92 x 5.72 cm)
Gift of John H. Hauberg
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, The Box of Daylight, September 15, 1983 - January 8, 1984.

Seattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas: Carpe Fin, Nov. 1, 2019 - Nov. 1, 2020.
Published ReferencesSelected Works, Seattle, WA: Seattle Art Museum, 1991, p. 75

The Spirit Within: Northwest Coast Native Art from the John H. Hauberg Collection, Seattle, WA: Seattle Art Museum, 1995, pg. 102

Kodansha, Weekly World Travel, No. 94, 2000, p. 16

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