Bracelets of copper and silver

  • Exhibition Text

    • Bracelets of copper and silver were worn by either sex for ceremonies as a symbol of wealth and importance.

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      Catalog No: E/ 2612
      Culture: TLINGIT, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
      Locale: AK, ADMIRALTY ISLAND, ANGOON, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: METAL (COPPER), ABALONE
      Dimensions: L:8 W:9 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1896 [PURCHASE]
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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      Catalog No: E/ 2554
      Culture: TLINGIT, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
      Locale: AK, ADMIRALTY ISLAND, ANGOON, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: METAL (COPPER), ABALONE
      Dimensions: L:6.5 W:8 [in CM]
      Subject: SEAL
      Acquisition Year: 1896 [PURCHASE]
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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      Catalog No: E/ 2430
      Culture: TLINGIT, SITKA QWAN
      Locale: AK, SITKA BOROUGH, BARANOF ISLAND, SITKA, SITKA QWAN
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: METAL (SILVER)
      Dimensions: L:6 W:6.5 [in CM]
      Subject: SALMON
      Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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