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Object Number: NA3882
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Provenience: Pennsylvania (uncertain)
Delaware (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northeast
Date Made: 18th century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Skin
Glass
Iconography:Misinghali'kun
Hunting God
Height: 6.4cm
Width: 3.6cm
Depth: 3cm

Description

Of carved wood. Representing Misinghali'kun, the Mask-being, god of hunting and guardian spirit.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Fulfilling a Prophecy: The Past and Present of the Lenape in Pennsylvania (13 Sep 2008 - 10 Jul 2011)View Objects in Exhibition
Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - Nov 2018)View Objects in Exhibition

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