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Figure 2. Doctor’s guard or spirit
Catalog No: E/ 1915
Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT QWAN
Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH?, KAR-QWAN-TON, CHILKAT QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: WOOD, PIGMENT
Dimensions: L:29.1 W:22.5 H:156.9 [in CM]
Subject: DOCTOR'S GUARD, DOCTOR'S SPIRIT
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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Figure 3. Chief’s speaker
Catalog No: 16 / 2397 Field No: 97
Culture: KWAKIUTL
Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
Country: CANADA
Material: WOOD, PIGMENT, METAL (IRON)
Dimensions: L:132 W:50.8 H:20.3 [in CM]
Subject: CHIEF'S SPEAKER
Acquisition Year: 1897
Donor: HUNT, GEORGE & BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.
Collector: HUNT AND BOAS?
Artist: GEORGE HUNT

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Figure 5. Attendant with knife
Catalog No: 16 / 8393 Field No: 12
Culture: KWAKIUTL, TA'WITS!ES
Locale: BC, TA'WITS!ES
Country: CANADA
Material: WOOD, PIGMENT, METAL
Dimensions: L:156 W:60 H:33 [in CM]
Subject: ATTENDANT WITH KNIFE
Acquisition Year: 1901
Donor: HUNT, GEORGE

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Figure 6. Blanket counter
Catalog No: 16 / 8406 Field No: 25
Culture: KWAKIUTL, GWA'WAENOX
Locale: BC, GWA'WAENOX
Country: CANADA
Material: WOOD, PIGMENT, METAL
Dimensions: L:150 W:38 H:26 [in CM]
Subject: BLANKET COUNTER
Acquisition Year: 1901
Donor: HUNT, GEORGE

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Figure 8. Slave killer
Catalog No: 16 / 8254 Field No: 108
Culture: KWAKIUTL, KOSKIMO
Locale: BC, KOSKIMO
Country: CANADA
Material: WOOD
Dimensions: L:116 W:57 [in CM]
Subject: SLAVE KILLER
Acquisition Year: 1900 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.

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