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Knife

Object Number:NA11763
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Southeast Alaska
Sitka (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Locus: Star House
Sitka Kaagwaantaan Clan
Section:American
Materials:Metal
Wood
Abalone Shell
Copper
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Length: 30.5 cm
Width: 7 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1927
Other Number:137 - Other Number

Description

Steel knife with wooden pommel carved to represent a Wolf emblem. Teeth and eyes ornamented with abalone shell.

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