Shoulder robe of skin worn by a shaman when curing main content.

Shoulder robe of skin worn by a shaman when curing

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

Tli_15.13_Shoulderrobe_hero

Collection Information

ROBE, SHOULDER
Catalog No: E/ 685
Culture: TLINGIT, CHILKAT QWAN
Locale: AK, HAINES BOROUGH, KLUKWAN, CHILKAT QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: HIDE, TEETH (BEAVER), PIGMENT
Dimensions: L:50 W:44.5 [in CM]
Subject: REPRESENTS THE SPIRIT OF A HALIBUT
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.   

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