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Bark shredder with bird effigies  (Basketmaking and fiber-working tools)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Whale bone

Techniques:

Carved, perforated, incised

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Kyuquot Nuu-chah-nulth, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka), Southern Northwest Coast

Site Name:

Vancouver Island

State:

British Columbia

Island Name:

Vancouver Island

Archipelago:

Vancouver Island Group

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1952.

Source ID:

NMAI_235723

Catalog Number:

22/949

Album Name:

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