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Body armor of wooden rods bound with sinew

Photo of Tlingit body armor made from thin wooden rods bound by sinew.

Collection Information

ARMOR, WOODEN RODS
Catalog No: 19 / 1039
Culture: TLINGIT, SITKA
Locale: AK, SITKA BOROUGH, BARANOF ISLAND, SITKA
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: WOOD, SINEW
Dimensions: L:59.5 W:31.5 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1869-1890
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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