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Head Ring

Object Number:NA8525
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Naas River Region
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Materials:Cedar Bark
Height: 6.5 cm
Outside Diameter:63 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1918


Head ring made from seven warps wrapped with twisted, cedar bark fiber wefts. The ends are bound with a coil of cedar bark cord. An additional band of cedar bark weaving is inserted under the coil that binds the ends with fragments of wool cloth beneath.

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