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Catalog Data

Photographer:
Indian George, Duwamish (Dwamish)  Search this
Culture/People:
Duwamish (Dwamish)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Indian George, Duwamish (Dwamish)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian George, Duwamish (Dwamish)  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Thomas Talbot Waterman (T. T. Waterman), Non-Indian, 1885-1936  Search this
Object Name:
Harpoon and bird-shaped float for hunting porpoises
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton twine/string, animal bone, metal, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Dimensions:
305 x 21 cm
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Duwamish West Waterway; Seattle; King County; Washington; USA
Date created:
1910-1920
Collection History:
Collected from Indian George (Duwamish) in 1920 by Thomas Talbot Waterman (1885-1936, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number:
10/213
Barcode:
100213.000
See related items:
Duwamish (Dwamish)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_108077