University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-29-13
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: 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] Kaplan, Susan A. & Barsness, Kristin J. 1986. Raven's Journey. : Page/Fig./Plate: 181View Objects cited in this Publication

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