University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleRaven
Object Number:NA11758
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chilkoot
Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Southeast Alaska
Haines
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Locus: Lukaax.adi Clan
Section:American
Materials:Shell
Birch Bark
Porcupine Quill
Fur
Technique:Carved
Embroidered
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1927
Other Number:132 - Other Number

Description

Entitled "Raven"; catalogue cards say it is a shaman's headdress ; The cap is embroidered with porcupine quills on birch bark; the head piece is carved.


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: p 176 / fig 165View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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