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Crest hat in the form of an eagle  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "1860-1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1860-1880

Materials:

Wood, abalone/haliotis shell, paint

Techniques:

Carved, painted, inlaid

Dimensions:

17.5 x 37.1 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Chilkat Tlingit, Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northern Tlingit, Northwest Coast, Tlingit

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1922 from an unknown source, possibly with funds donated by Mrs. George (Thea) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_121721

Catalog Number:

11/2947

Album Name:

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