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Shaman's bag

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

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Exhibition Text

Bag of sea lion intestine for storing the eagle down used by shamans in curing ceremonies.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16.1/ 821 Field No: 316
Culture: KITIKSHAN
Locale: BC, UPPER SKEENA RIVER
Country: CANADA
Material: INTESTINE (SEA LION)
Dimensions: L:33.4 W:11.4 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1911
Donor: EMMONS, GEORGE T., LT.

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