Blanket or robe

  • Exhibition Text

    • Blanket or robe made of softened shredded cedarbark with borders of mountain goat wool edged with fur. It was worn over the shoulders and fastened under the chin with a twig. Sometimes the robe was worn over one shoulder leaving one arm exposed.

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  • Collection Information

    • Catalog No: 16 / 733
      Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
      Locale: BC, VANCOUVER, WEST
      Country: CANADA
      Material: BARK (CEDAR)
      Dimensions: L:165 W:115 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1869-1890 [GIFT]
      Donor: BISHOP, HEBER R.

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