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Hat

Object Number:NA11743
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Sitka
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Locus: Sitka Kaagwaantaan Clan
Wolf House
Section:American
Materials:Spruce Root
Pigment
Wood
Metal
Hair
Leather
Abalone Shell
Technique:Twined
Height: 38.5 cm
Width: 57.5 cm
Depth: 59 cm
Outside Diameter:0 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1926
Other Number:116 - Other Number

Description

Ceremonial hat, beautifully woven and painted. Killer whale design. Technical notes: twined, 14 warps, 15 wefts per square inch at rim.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Raven\'s Journey: The World of Alaska\'s Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Coe, Ralph T. 1977. Sacred Circles: Two Thousand Years of North American Indian Art.. Kansas City. Nelson Gallery of Art. pg. 252 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 152/359View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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