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House Post

Object Number:31-29-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Klukwan
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Locus: Kaagwaantaan Clan
Fin House
Date Made: 19th Century
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Iconography:bear, wolf
Height: 233
Width: 82
Depth: 13
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1931

Description

Wolf Transformation House Post; Bought from Benson Family (Yisyat); 4 house posts (13-16) are a set.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Barsness, Kristin J., and Kaplan, Susan A. 1986. Raven's Journey.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 181View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dockstader, Frederick J. Indian Art in North America: Arts and Crafts.. Greenwich, Connecticut. New York Graphic Society. ed. Fourth Printing. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig 103View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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