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Object Number:NA9474
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Wrangell
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Ermine
Pigment
Abalone Shell
Feather
Whisker
Leather
Baleen
Iconography:Moon
Raven
Height: 40 cm
Length: 90 cm
Width: 65 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1924
Other Number:45 - Other Number

Description

Wooden carved front-piece, with back of skins; "Child of the Moon".

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: page 221 / plate 195View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wyatt, Victoria. 1989. Images from the Inside Passage: An Alaskan Portrait by Winter & Pond.. University of Washington Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 123View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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