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Blanket or robe

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Exhibition Text

Blanket or robe made of softened shredded cedarbark with borders of mountain goat wool edged with fur. It was worn over the shoulders and fastened under the chin with a twig. Sometimes the robe was worn over one shoulder leaving one arm exposed.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16 / 733
Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
Locale: BC, VANCOUVER, WEST
Country: CANADA
Material: BARK (CEDAR)
Dimensions: L:165 W:115 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1869-1890 [GIFT]
Donor: BISHOP, HEBER R.

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