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Mat used for seating for special guests at feasts and potlatches  (Furnishings (Home))  "circa 1925"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1915-1935

Materials:

Cedar bark, vegetal dye/dyes

Techniques:

Plaited, twill-plaited

Dimensions:

167.5 x 95 x 0.25 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, 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:

Collected for MAI by George Heye during a trip to British Columbia in 1938.

Source ID:

NMAI_212574

Catalog Number:

19/8918

Album Name:

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