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Head ring worn by dancers in the winter ceremonies

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

Kwa_5.13.Headring1_hero

Exhibition Text

Head ring worn by dancers in the winter ceremonies, who had the Ghost as their supernatural protector.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16 / 4732 Field No: 4
Culture: HEILTSUK
Locale: BC
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: L:36 W:18 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1899
Donor: HUNT, GEORGE

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