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Raven Steals the Moon

Native American (Tlingit)
2002
Preston Singletary (American (Tlingit), born in 1963)


Object Place: Seattle, Washington

Dimensions

Lender accessory: 49.5 x 15.2 cm (19 1/2 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

2003.350

Medium or Technique

Blown red glass with black overlay having sandblasted design

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Red blown glass with black overlay having sandblasted Tlingit design of a raven’s head. In open beak, the bird holds a sandblasted, clear glass disc depicting the face of the moon.

Inscription

Engraved on base: "Preston Singletary 2002"

Provenance

Made by the artist in 2002 and shipped to the Museum.

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson and Preston Singletary

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.