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Wooden figure which represents a water spirit

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

Tli_15.5_Woodenfigure_hero

Exhibition Text

Wooden figure which represents a water spirit. It was attached to a blanket worn by a shaman in dances. 

Collection Information

CHARM, SOUL CATCHER
Catalog No: E/ 1282
Culture: TLINGIT, AUK QWAN
Locale: AK, JUNEAU BOROUGH?, SINTA-KA-HEEN-EE, AUK QWAN
Region: NORTHWEST COAST
Country: USA
Material: BONE
Dimensions: L:18 W:2.5 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1894 [EXPEDITION]
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.   

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