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Cloth legging for ceremonies

Tli_11.12_Clothlegging_hero

Exhibition Text

The beaded decoration represents a mythical water spirit with a wolf’s head.

Collection Information

Catalog No: E/ 1109
Culture: TLINGIT
Locale: AK, PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND, KLAWOCK, HENNEA QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: WOOL TRADE CLOTH, GLASS BEADS, PRINTED COTTON BACKING
Dimensions: 38 X 46 [in CM]
Subject: WATER SPIRIT WITH WOLF'S HEAD
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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