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Shaman's apron  (Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects)  "1800-1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1800-1900

Materials:

Wool cloth, hide, puffin beak/beaks, deer hoof/hooves, glass bead/beads

Techniques:

Sewn, appliqued

Dimensions:

46.5 x 1 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Gitxsan (Gitksan), Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tsimshian

Site Name:

Skeena River

County:

Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Kitimat-Stikine Regional District

State:

British Columbia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by George Heye in 1910.

Source ID:

NMAI_28721

Catalog Number:

2/6936

Album Name:

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