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Apron worn by a shaman during ritual for curing sick persons

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

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Exhibition Text

A shaman is a person who controls supernatural power and can see it to cure. The design is said to represent a shaman’s dream.

Collection Information

Catalog No: E/ 2602
Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT QWAN
Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH, KLU