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Charms (Left Group)

From the Museum's Northwest Coast Hall, many items carved from ivory and bone by the Tlingit people.

Collection Information

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Catalog No: E/ 639
Culture: TLINGIT
Locale: AK
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: BONE, ABALONE
Dimensions: L:8 W:5 [in CM]
Technique: CARVED
Subject: 2 BEAR SPIRITS EATING A DEAD TLINGIT
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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Catalog No: E/ 2163
Culture: TLINGIT, GUN-NAH-HO QWAN
Locale: AK, YAKUTAT BOROUGH, ALSEK RIVER, GUN-NAH-HO QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: TOOTH (WHALE)
Dimensions: L:11 W:4.5 [in CM]
Subject: DEVIL FISH BETWEEN TWO BEAR SPIRITS
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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Catalog No: E/ 848
Culture: TLINGIT, HOONAH KOW
Locale: AK, CROSS SOUND, HOONAH KOW
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: BONE, ABALONE, PIGMENT
Dimensions: L:11 W:6 [in CM]
Subject: REPRESENTS A WHALE
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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