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Head Ring worn in ceremonies

Kwa_5.15.Headring_hero

Exhibition Text

Head Ring worn in ceremonies by members of the secret society whose supernatural protector was the Cannibal Spirit. The cross piece in the front represents the Milky Way.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16 / 6864 Field No: 108
Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW, KWIKSOT'ENOX
Locale: BC, KWIKSOT'ENOX
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: L:39 W:22.9 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1899
Donor: HUNT, GEORGE

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