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Box with cover  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1870"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1860-1880

Materials:

Cedar, paint, iron nails

Techniques:

Carved, bent, pegged, incised, painted

Dimensions:

96 x 57 x 55.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Nisga'a (Niska), North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tsimshian

Site Name:

Nass River

County:

Kitimat-Stikine Regional District

State:

British Columbia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899) at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye/MAI in 1916.

Source ID:

NMAI_59410

Catalog Number:

5/5031

Album Name:

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