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Ornament (uncertain)

Object Number:NA8485
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Sitka
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Abalone
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1918

Description

Circular, abalone shell ornament. Unperforated, which could indicate that it is a piece of inlay rather than to be worn as jewelry.

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