Totem Pole

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Object Name: 
Totem Pole
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.4.161
Dimensions: 
H: 14.1 cm, W(max): 8.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1958
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, colored with brown, red and amber lustres and red, white, and black enamel; lampworked. Three ceremonial gods represented: an eagle, a human caricature, and a bear with a fish; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lees, John, Source
1961-07-22
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 45, pl. 10; BIB# 27614