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Carving

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Object Number:97-84-369
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kwakiutl
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Vancouver Island
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Fur
Pigment
Height: 39
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-369 - Old Museum Number
16331 - ANSP Number
II 2035 - Gottschall Number

Description

Carved and painted portrait of Chief Mamalalikallah. Fur wig or hood.

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 2035View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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