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Isabella Edenshaw, Charles Edenshaw

Hat

Artist

Isabella Edenshaw
1858-1926 Active in Masset, Haida Gwaii (formely Queen Charlotte Islands)

Charles Edenshaw
Skidegate, Haida Gwaii, about 1839 – Masset 1920

Title

Hat

Date

About 1890

Materials

Painted, woven and plaited spruce root

Dimensions

16.4 cm (h.), 41.3 cm (diam.)

Credits

Gift of Lady Ames, inv. 1949.50.Ab.1

Collection

Decorative Arts and Design

The motif of the four-pointed red and black star painted on the top of this hat was used almost exclusively by Charles Edenshaw.

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