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Nose ornaments

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

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Exhibition Text

The septum was perforated and the ornaments suspended from it.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16 / 8078 A
Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
Locale: BC
Country: CANADA
Material: ABALONE
Subject: REPRESENTS KILLER WHALE
Acquisition Year: 1900 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.

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Catalog No: 16 / 9059 A
Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
Locale: BC, FORT RUPERT
Country: CANADA
Material: SHELL (ABALONE)
Dimensions: D:1.7 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1902 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: MANN, FRANCES, MISS

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