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Kneebands for girl's puberty ceremony  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Mountain goat wool yarn, cedar bark

Techniques:

Fingerwoven

Dimensions:

76 x 4.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Northwest Coast, Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast

State:

British Columbia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected by George Hunt (Tlingit, 1854-1933) at an unknown date; sold to George Heye in 1910.

Source ID:

NMAI_30399

Catalog Number:

2/8583

Album Name:

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