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Totem Pole Model

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Object Number:97-84-263
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Haida
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Queen Charlotte Islands
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Height: 24.6
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-263 - Old Museum Number
16200 - ANSP Number
II 1298 - Gottschall Number

Description

At base, large human head representing thunder-bird surmounthed by smaller head and frog. Painted orange-red and black.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 1298View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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