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Northwest Coast Cedar Bark Hat Bear Design

USD$ 500.00

  • CAD: CAD$ 640.60

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Description

For sale is a Northwest coast signed cedar bark hat with bear design.

These hats are made from shredded strands of cedar bark and weaved into hats.  This hat incorporates the diagonal plaiting of the checkerboard or twilled weave.  Hats are used to protect the wearer from rain or the glare of the sun. The shape of this particular style of NWC hat is brimless and dome shaped and is worn by both men and women from the southern tribes.

This hat is painted with a bear and frog motif.  It is signed “Bear R. Collings”.

Measurements:  Height is 14 ½ inches: the diameter of the top of the hat is 3 ½ inches and the diameter of the brim is 14 ½ inches.

The hat is in very good used condition with minor paint loss.

I have been selling on line since 1999 so buy with confidence.

Additional information

Artist

R. Collings

Material

Cedar Bark, Polychrome

Region / Origin

Canada

Tribal Affiliation

Squamish Nation