Bracelets of copper and silver main content.

Bracelets of copper and silver

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

Tli_11.6_Braceletsofcopper

Exhibition Text

Bracelets of copper and silver were worn by either sex for ceremonies as a symbol of wealth and importance.

Collection Information

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Catalog No: E/ 2612
Culture: TLINGIT, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
Locale: AK, ADMIRALTY ISLAND, ANGOON, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: METAL (COPPER), ABALONE
Dimensions: L:8 W:9 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1896 [PURCHASE]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database

Catalog No: E/ 2554
Culture: TLINGIT, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
Locale: AK, ADMIRALTY ISLAND, ANGOON, HOOTZ-A-TA QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: METAL (COPP