Carved Bone Torch

  • Unidentified, Carved Bone Torch, 18th century, carved and incised bone with metal, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.333

Title
Carved Bone Torch
Artist
Date
18th century
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 3 x 3 1/4 in. (34.3 x 7.6 x 8.3 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
carved and incised bone with metal
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal
  • Landscape
  • Ethnic – Indian
  • Recreation – sport and play – hunting
  • Object – other – torch
  • Animal – kangaroo
Object Number
1986.65.333
Palette
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