Wooden figure which represents a water spirit

  • Exhibition Text

    • Wooden figure which represents a water spirit. It was attached to a blanket worn by a shaman in dances. 

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  • Collection Information

    • CHARM, SOUL CATCHER
      Catalog No: E/ 1282
      Culture: TLINGIT, AUK QWAN
      Locale: AK, JUNEAU BOROUGH?, SINTA-KA-HEEN-EE, AUK QWAN
      Region: NORTHWEST COAST
      Country: USA
      Material: BONE
      Dimensions: L:18 W:2.5 [in CM]
      Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
      Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.   

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