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Body armor of moose hide

Tli_13.11_Bodyarmorofmoosehide_hero

Exhibition Text

The Chinese coins were for protection and decoration.

Collection Information

Catalog No: E/ 454
Culture: TLINGIT, SITKA QWAN
Locale: AK, SITKA BOROUGH?, SITKA QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: HIDE (MOOSE), METAL (CHINESE COINS)
Dimensions: L:77 W:54 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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