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Box for eulachon (oolichan) with bear and eagle designs  (Containers and Vessels)  "1840-1860"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1840-1860

Materials:

Red cedar

Techniques:

Carved, painted

Dimensions:

52 x 54 x 71 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Nisga'a (Niska), North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tsimshian

Site Name:

Lower Nass River

City:

Kitikx

County:

Kitimat-Stikine Regional District

State:

British Columbia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by George Heye in 1907.

Source ID:

NMAI_15047

Catalog Number:

1/4367

Album Name:

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