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Charm/Amulet  (Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects)  "1875-1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1875-1890

Materials:

Killer whale tooth/teeth

Techniques:

Drilled, carved

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Gulf Coast Tlingit, Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tlingit, Yakutat Tlingit

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899) at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye in 1915.

Source ID:

NMAI_44539

Catalog Number:

4/1671

Album Name:

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