Nose ornaments

  • Exhibition Text

    • The septum was perforated and the ornaments suspended from it.

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  • Collection Information

    • Catalog No: 16 / 8078 A
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC
      Country: CANADA
      Material: ABALONE
      Subject: REPRESENTS KILLER WHALE
      Acquisition Year: 1900 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.

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      Catalog No: 16 / 9059 A
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
      Country: CANADA
      Material: SHELL (ABALONE)
      Dimensions: D:1.7 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1902 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: MANN, FRANCES, MISS

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