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Wand carried by a shaman when dancing

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

Tli_15.1_Wandcarriedbyashaman_hero

Exhibition Text

Wand carried by a shaman when dancing. One end represents a wolf, the other, a bear. 

Collection Information

STICK, DANCING, SHAMAN'S
Catalog No: 19 / 1250
Culture: TLINGIT, YAKUTAT
Locale: AK, YAKUTAT BOROUGH, YAKUTAT
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: WOOD, HAIR, PIGMENT
Dimensions: L:125 W:11.5 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1869-1890
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.   

See this object in the Anthropology Collections