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Ceremonial blanket woven of vegetable fiber, either bark or grass, and mountain goat wool

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Exhibition Text

This specimen is said to have antedated the more elaborate Chilkat blankets.

Collection Information

Catalog No: E/ 2382
Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT QWAN
Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH?, KAR-QWAN-TON, CHILKAT QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: CLOTH (WOOL), PLANT FIBER
Dimensions: L:124.5 W:70 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database