Tools used for working with cedarbark

  • Exhibition Text

    • The dull wooden choppers and the beater were used to soften cedarbark. The needles were used in making mats of rushes.

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  • Collection Information

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      (Knife)
      Catalog No: 16 / 2094 Field No: 118
      Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth, CLAYOQUATH
      Locale: BC, VANCOUVER ISLAND, WEST COAST
      Country: CANADA
      Dimensions: L:22 W:13 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: JACOBSEN, F.

      (Mat needle)
      Catalog No: 16 / 1816 Field No: 120
      Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth, CLAYOQUATH
      Locale: BC, VANCOUVER ISLAND, WEST COAST
      Country: CANADA
      Material: WOOD
      Dimensions: L:82 W:1.5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: JACOBSEN, F.

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      (Basket)
      Catalog No: 16 / 1252
      Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth
      Locale: BC
      Country: CANADA
      Dimensions: L:36.5 W:29 H:21 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1896 [PURCHASE]
      Donor: KIRSCHBERG, S.

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      (Bark beater)
      Catalog No: 16 / 2096 Field No: 118
      Culture: Nuu-chah-nulth, CLAYOQUATH
      Locale: BC, VANCOUVER ISLAND, WEST COAST
      Country: CANADA
      Dimensions: L:23 W:6 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1897 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: JACOBSEN, F.

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