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Shaman's crown  (Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects)  "1840-1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1840-1880

Materials:

Hide, mountain goat horn, abalone/haliotis shell, sinew, hide thong/babiche, feather/feathers

Techniques:

Carved, incised, laced, inlaid, aboriginally repaired

Dimensions:

20 x 24 x 24 cm

Cultures:

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

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in 1909.

Source ID:

NMAI_23372

Catalog Number:

2/2088

Album Name:

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